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Dental Abscess

Also known as Abscess - Dental, Tooth Abscess

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    Reoccurring Cellulitis

    I'm a 20 year old female I got cellulitis on my left knee almost 5 months ago it started as a pimple on my leg and when I popped it it suddenly turned into a swollen mess,my parents are doctors so I got on antibiotics a few days after it flared up and nearly a week later since it started it developed...

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  • Impacted Wisdom Tooth/Possible Dental Abscess

    Hi there,  My bottom right wisdom tooth is definitely impacted. The pain is extremely severe. It hurts constantly but it is even more painful to swallow, chew, drink, and talk, even with the use of ibuprofen and acetaminophen. I'm also using topical benzocaine and that helps provide me some...

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  • Removal of abscessed tooth but gum still swollen?

    Hello everyone. Just after a bit of advice and reassurance really. Back in April I developed a tooth infection due to a bad filling which resulted in an abscess. I wasn't in much pain but my gum was swollen. I was travelling at the time and ended up trying to ignore it as it was difficult and expensive...

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  • Tooth abscess. Need some advice

    Ive had problems with my lower back tooth for quite a while now and I've needed it taken out for a few months. Ive been waiting until my appointment in November to be put to sleep for it because I am a massive scaredy cat when it comes to anything done to my body or that could hurt. However for the...

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  • Abscess questions PLEASE help

    Hello, I have an abscess, lower left big tooth (third I think) Anyway, started off last weekend feeling unwell, headache a bit fluey, then sunday tooth started to niggle. Called dentist on Monday as by then pain in jaw, around ear and eye. He said I could go in on the Tuesday PM. He said the tooth...

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  • Reoccurring Cellulitis

    I'm a 20 year old female I got cellulitis on my left knee almost 5 months ago it started as a pimple on my leg and when I popped it it suddenly turned into a swollen mess,my parents are doctors so I got on antibiotics a few days after it flared up and nearly a week later since it started it developed...

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  • Tooth infection - agonizing pain any advice please

    Like so many here my infection started as a niggling pain in my bottom lefentist t molar. I am due to have a root canal on this tooth in 2 weeks time but the next day the little niggle had exploded into unctrollable head cutting off agonizing pain, i tried relieving the pain just using paracetomol but...

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  • 4 broken teeth and I'm 18

    For the last few years my teeth have gradually started breaking, one of my back molars broke years ago and I had a filling put in but my dentist said I have problems with how my teeth have grown in and it is causing them to break as the gums are pushing them apparently, my filling then fell out as she...

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  • I lost a top back molar a couple of years ago...

    Never had any problems with it. But i do have bad teeth. A few days ago after brushing, I noticed a ache and sensitivity. I am overdue for a cleaning. Most of the time it doesn't ache, (no real pain). I made the mistake of googling, and am afraid I have an abscess tjat is going to...

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  • I lost a top back molar a couple of years ago...

    Never had any problems with it. But i do have bad teeth. A few days ago after brushing, I noticed a ache and sensitivity. I am overdue for a cleaning. Most of the time it doesn't ache, (no real pain). I made the mistake of googling, and am afraid I have an abscess tjat is going to...

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  • Dental Abscess - Most Pain Ever!

    Just to share my nightmare of having a dental abscess under a crown may make the agony go away albeit temporarily. It started Monday and I managed to get a 'sit and wait' appointment at my dentist on Wednesday. An xray showed the abscess was under my front crown and I was given antibiotics...

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  • Root canal pain years later

    Just posting this as a warning if you are considering a root canal. I have very soft teeth and have had around 4-5 root canals in past 15 years. Four of which have gone bad after thousands of dollars spent on root canal procedures and crowns...last fall 2016, I was in extreme pain with a tooth that had...

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  • Popped bump in mouth

    Had a bump on my gums pushed it and pus came out then I kept messing with it and my fingernail split it and it bled for quite a while and now there is a purplish dot where the bump used to be is this normal

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  • i feel so bead what can i do ?

    ome days I feel so fever and my body is every time painful and I am do not my work so friends any beady suggestions me what can I do, so  pleas help me my all friends.

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  • Dental Pain

    I've been having issues with my tooth for about a week and after a miserable weekend I made an dentist appt July 3rd I was given amoxicillin and Norco for pain an infection.  My dentist office is closed next week so I can't have my root canal done until the following week.  Does the...

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  • Lump in gum

    Hi all Had a few issues with my root canal since it was done a couple of years back. Sometimes it hurts a little to bite down on it, although hurt probably isn't the right word as there is no nerve but basically sometimes i can't chew on it. So this started about a month ago but then i also...

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  • SO SO SCARED PLEASE HELP.

    I am so scared I am dying from an infection. My tooth fell out a few months ago and ever since I have not had any real pain at all. But there seems to be a little bit of swelling behind where the tooth used to be. I have googled and I have convinced myself it is spreading to my brain and heart and I...

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  • Sore hard/soft pallet

    I noticed The roof of my mouth was tender and irritated yesterday. This morning I woke up and I have developed a raised, painful spot just to the left of the bone protrusion on my pallet. It's located kind of in between the hard and soft pallet. It has been throbbing. I'd say the inflammation...

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  • bang on head

    fell getting out of a boat 1 month ago and sounded like a coconut being cracked open. Since then two detal absesses. Is there a causal connection?

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  • Tooth absess

    I had my tooth drilled and drained today once the injection wore off the pain and discomfort was as bad as it was before ! Any ideas please

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  • Post root canal abscess

    OK, exactly one week ago I had a root canal on a tooth right next to my two front teeth. I had been having minor pain and swelling that you couldn't see visualy but definitely could be seen on the xray. The dentist said the infection looked concentrated around one tooth but could have possibly...

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  • Jaw Abcess after full denture placement

    I have had all teeth extracted due to breakage, infections, etc. within the past year. Full dentures were placed 4 months ago. I have had two infections in my lower jaw since placement. Dentist ordered antibiotics twice. The infection comes back each time and causes pain and swelling. I think I need...

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  • Tooth extraction

    I had a tooth removed a year ago it was badly infected and had lifted so I couldn't bite on it no anti biotics or anything about 2 months later I noticed a painless hard lump on the side of my gum where the tooth had been went to the dentist said she hadn't a clue referred me to the hospital...

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  • Severe pain after tooth extraction

    I had a lower back molar out last Wednesday as I had the worst toothache. The dentist had a job getting it out as it broke. I also think he was in a hurry as he said he was already behind. Ever since I have been in agonising pain which is unbearable especially at night. I cannot sleep or eat and...

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  • Dental Abscess drained but still hurting

    Hi everyone, This is my first time posting. Anyways, here is my story. About 3 weeks ago, I had an abscess on my first molar on the left side. I randomly felt like I had the flu. Laid in bed with a fever, body aches and the chills. Next thing I knew, I was in agony. I had a cavity and I quickly realized...

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  • Huge amount of fluid

    Hello, i have a problem. It started just a few days ago and it doesn't stop. So, usually it happens 1-3 times in day after i pee and when i wake up and stand up. For example, every morning i get out of bed, i can fell that the fluid comes out. And the amount of fluid is insane. Its not a normal amount...

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  • Ulcer infected near wisdom tooth.

    Since Saturday, almost a week ago, I have had excruciating pain that started in the area around my power right wisdom tooth, I was sure it was impacted and infected as it feels even worse than one I experienced before, but that is the only one there's no sign of coming through! It's spread to...

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  • Enough is enough

    Hi 👋 I'm new to this I am 31 and have been drinking pretty much every night since I was in my teens, I am so sick of feeling tired an un motivated and generally s**t... I have decided that from tomorrow I am going to try and go sober, I have a perfect life in general a partner and 3 children...

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  • Had a dry socket and now got pain in my jaw

    I had a tooth out on the 18/12/16 and Ended up with a dry socket , it didn't heal so my dentist scraped some bone and debris out of the socket and then put dressings in . This went on for three weeks and it still wasn't healing it turns out I'm allergic to the dressings so had to let the...

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