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Can a tooth cause neck and shoulder pain? Broken split back molar

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In brief: It might

If a tooth is broken and split, it most likely needs to be extracted anyway, so have it extracted, and see how you feel.
If the pain does not go away, see y our physician.

In brief: It might

If a tooth is broken and split, it most likely needs to be extracted anyway, so have it extracted, and see how you feel.
If the pain does not go away, see y our physician.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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Dr. Mary Engrav
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Yes,

Yes, a tooth that is broken and has become infected could cause neck and shoulder pain from spreading infection.
With these symptoms you should be seen immediately.

In brief: Yes,

Yes, a tooth that is broken and has become infected could cause neck and shoulder pain from spreading infection.
With these symptoms you should be seen immediately.
Dr. Mary Engrav
Dr. Mary Engrav
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