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Do I need to worry about bone loss in my jaw if I have been bruxist for almost 40 years?
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Dr. Beatrice Desper
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Do not know of any relationship between being a bruxist and bone loss.

In brief: No
Do not know of any relationship between being a bruxist and bone loss.
Dr. Beatrice Desper
Dr. Beatrice Desper
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Dr. Dinh Bui
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
You should worry about the malocclusion of the teeth and the severe wear which may cause pulpal necrosis.
Bone usually formed as tori in bruxer and may needed to be removed if interfere with the tongue functioning.

In brief: No
You should worry about the malocclusion of the teeth and the severe wear which may cause pulpal necrosis.
Bone usually formed as tori in bruxer and may needed to be removed if interfere with the tongue functioning.
Dr. Dinh Bui
Dr. Dinh Bui
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