5 doctors weighed in:
Can pain felt in one tooth be provoked by another tooth?
5 doctors weighed in

3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes, referred pain.
Teeth can sometimes cause pain somewhere else besides the affected tooth (referred pain), making it difficult to discover the source of pain.
Tooth pain can even be referred to parts of the face.

In brief: Yes, referred pain.
Teeth can sometimes cause pain somewhere else besides the affected tooth (referred pain), making it difficult to discover the source of pain.
Tooth pain can even be referred to parts of the face.
Dr. Jennifer Holtzman
Dr. Jennifer Holtzman
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In brief: Yes
Pain is sometimes referred to another tooth.
Sometimes from top to bottom, but never from left to right.

In brief: Yes
Pain is sometimes referred to another tooth.
Sometimes from top to bottom, but never from left to right.
Dr. William Ledford
Dr. William Ledford
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