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Should i be worried that drill bit broke off inside tooth during root canal and it hurts?

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Dr. Richard Reinitz
Dentistry - Prosthodontics
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In brief: Yes

If there is something in the canal of your root it needs to be removed or the treatment is likely to fail.

In brief: Yes

If there is something in the canal of your root it needs to be removed or the treatment is likely to fail.
Dr. Richard Reinitz
Dr. Richard Reinitz
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In brief: It happens

More info is needed to answer you correctly.
General dentist or specialist? How long ago? What treatment has been proposed? Although compromised, the tooth can still be restored. Consult with an endodontist as to how to remedy the situation.

In brief: It happens

More info is needed to answer you correctly.
General dentist or specialist? How long ago? What treatment has been proposed? Although compromised, the tooth can still be restored. Consult with an endodontist as to how to remedy the situation.
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