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Lower molar tooth hurts when biting down. Had root canal several years ago have filling. No crown. No sensitivity to head or cold. Thought?

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Dr. Paul Grin
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In brief: Cracked Tooth

Teeth that have root canals are more brittle.
If the tooth is not adequately restored with a crown the remaining tooth structure will be very prone to crack. Visit a dentist to diagnose the problem before the pain worsens.

In brief: Cracked Tooth

Teeth that have root canals are more brittle.
If the tooth is not adequately restored with a crown the remaining tooth structure will be very prone to crack. Visit a dentist to diagnose the problem before the pain worsens.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Two

Recurrent infection in your bone or a fractured tooth.
Only educated guesses, so see your dentist for a complete evaluation.

In brief: Two

Recurrent infection in your bone or a fractured tooth.
Only educated guesses, so see your dentist for a complete evaluation.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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