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Pain in lower molar
I have been experiencing pain in my lower left molar for the last few days. The pain gets heightened when i bite my teeth together. I brush my teeth daily. Can this possibly be an infection?
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Dr. M. R. Pujari
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Hi..there is possibility of tooth infection. You might need root canal. Visit dentist ASAP. Regards
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Dr. Rashmi Punhani
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Hey there... Either it could be due to infection in your 2nd molar or may be due to 3rd molar eruption... You need to visit a nearest dentist ASAP and get it diagnose properly with x-ray.... N then plan the treatment accordingly... Take care ..!!
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Dr. Pinak S. Deshpande
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It might be because of your third molar we need to take a x-ray for confirmation. You need to consult the dentist asap.
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Dr. Shweta Singhvi
Cosmetic/Aesthetic Dentist 13 yrs exp Kota
Hi,I guess it could be because of your 3rd molar or some decayed fractured tooth.you need to describe the pain like hot/cold sensation present or not.get an xray done and show a dentist asap
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