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  • Mouth sores

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions November 14, 2006 08:28 PM

    I have experienced my gums swelling the last 3-4 days ago. I thought maybe this was an absece tooth, but it does not hurt to touch it, chew, drink cold liquids, I am not running a fever. I did notice a small, almost clear circluar spot on the gum, and I was wondering if this is what is causing my...

  • Bleeding Gums

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions November 11, 2006 06:37 PM

    Hello ,I have had a problem with bleeding gums after i brushed my teeth, and now after i eat around the gum line of a molar which has a cavity and i sometime can feel (with my tounge) the nerve protruding through the cavity. i notice a little bump that was yellowish in color (pus) , sometimes i...

  • Mucogingival Problems

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions November 10, 2006 03:15 PM

    hiii all last week i went to my Proffesor in the university to show him my periodontal charting everything was ok, except 1 problem that I forgot to draw the mucogingival line in the Lingual area of the mandible so the Proffesor asked me : why do we draw the mucogingival line or the mucogingival...

  • In Pain !!!!!

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions October 28, 2006 09:29 PM

    hello,i was wondering if i should be in this much pain!! i had a bottom molar pulled out on Thursday around3:30 and it's now Saturday around 6:00 pm. My jaw,neck , ear and the mouth is just KILLING me!!! Does this sound like a dry socket or a infection? I just started on my antibotes they are...

  • gum diease

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions August 21, 2006 04:55 PM

    i have a question for who ever has a gum diease like me . i had it for about 3 years now and i was wondering if you can die from it . can anyone help me with that thanks that will be some of a help

  • Defining the cause

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions August 18, 2006 10:11 AM

    Hello. My wife grinds her teeth at night almost constantly. I've read that this can be caused by either stress or missaligned teeth/jaw. In our situation she has both of these problems (overbite and a very high stress job). What I want to know is if someone knows of a way to find out which of...

  • Have Periodontitis, Biting My Lower Lip

    Anonymous 21 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions July 20, 2006 02:19 PM

    I bit my lip while eating a sandwich a week ago. Since then, i've been biting it, accidently, almost always while chewing, almost everyday, if not every day. I've had successive involuntary lip biting episodes in the past, but none that seemed to last quite this long. I've been trying to chew much...

  • Tooth pain

    Anonymous 10 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions July 17, 2006 11:26 AM

    I have a tooth pain problem, and my dentist has no idea what it is. I have two teeth that are shock sensitive, there is pain when the tooth is tapped with the finger. The pain feels like the teeth are loose when forced out of position, but they are not loose. One tooth has had a root canal, the...

  • implant pain

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions July 4, 2006 11:14 PM

    I had an implant done on my lower left jaw 19 days ago. The dentist stated that everything went very smoothly and I felt fine. The following morning I got up and exercised vigorously. Little did I know what a mistake this was. The area around the implant swelled quite a bit. It was Friday and...

  • cotton was found under my permanent crown

    Anonymous 9 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions June 28, 2006 02:43 AM

    Hello all,I do not know if this the right forum that I should post my problem. I wanted to go ahead and post it anyway. Any advise/suggestions that you could provide will be appreciated. Last year, I had a big filling in one of my tooth and it fell off. I was in pain, so I went to see my dentist....

  • Dental abscess under new crown

    Anonymous 19 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions June 7, 2006 05:39 AM

    I was treated for a dental abscess when I was 6 months pregnant as a emergency procedure, then 4 months later I was retreated and got a crown on top of this tooh, after 6 months it got infected again!!:mad: how can that would be possible?:confused: somebody have an idea? I think it is the dentist...

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  • drainage of abscess after wisdom tooth extraction

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions May 15, 2006 01:18 PM

    hello can anyone tell me the exact procedure to extact the fluid from an abscess caused by having my lower wisdom tooth out? many thanks richard

  • Absessed wisdom tooth

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions May 12, 2006 04:05 AM

    I have recently had to have my wisdom tooth extracted which was impacted in my lower left jaw. I have been aware of this tooth condition for several years but like the wise old saying "Don't fix it if it ain't broke" I let it go until it finally absessed and had the side of my jaw and face swollen...

  • baby has vincents syndrome

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Dental conditions April 4, 2006 10:15 PM

    my son has just been diagnosed with vincents syndrome, he is only one year old. it came after he had been ill with a chest infection and was put on antibiotics. he cant eat or drink much and is in alot of discomfort. i hadnt heard of this condition before .