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Can an infected tooth cause headaches ?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes if on the same

Side of the toothache.

In brief: Yes if on the same

Side of the toothache.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Jake Richards
Dentistry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It is not uncommon for the pain from a tooth to radiate or be referred to the head and be considered a head ache.
Of course not all head aches are tooth probs but if you have a tooth prob you may get a head ache. Obviously you need to go see a dentist to get it taken care of.

In brief: Yes

It is not uncommon for the pain from a tooth to radiate or be referred to the head and be considered a head ache.
Of course not all head aches are tooth probs but if you have a tooth prob you may get a head ache. Obviously you need to go see a dentist to get it taken care of.
Dr. Jake Richards
Dr. Jake Richards
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In brief: Yes

Pain can be referred due to inflammation or infection, and can be interpreted as a headache.

In brief: Yes

Pain can be referred due to inflammation or infection, and can be interpreted as a headache.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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