Maybe. Never say never. It is very unlikely, but not out of the question. See a dentist asap for the infected tooth and when infection clears up and pain in collar bone disappears, then maybe it was a direct correlation.
It shouldn't.... .. Unless the infection is traveling down your neck into that area. You need to have that tooth infection looked at and resolved, and then address the problem with your clavicle.
If I have a tooth infection or gum infection, how long could it take to spread to jaw and cause bone loss? I have appointment saturday
Tooth infection. A tooth infection can spread through the soft tissues in days. It cannot cause significant bone loss in just a few days. You should be on an antibiotic immediately to help control and limit the spread of infection. If you are not already on one, discuss this with your dentist. Read more...
Will augmentin take car of a jaw bone infection if I have one im taking it for tooth infection in panic spreading to all facial bones what the chances?
Can sinus infection as the result of bad wisdom tooth infection bone/fracutre cause spine infection? Is there barrier between spinal fluid and sinus?
No direct connection. There is not direct connection between sinuses and spinal fluid. They are proximal to one another but separate. An infection from teeth can get into the sinus. Most infections travel thru the blood. Though there are brain abcesses that started as a tooth infection, these are rare. See your md if you are experiencing symptoms of any infection. Read more...