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 Can an erupted wisdom tooth cause bad breath?

Answer According to Colgate, a partially erupted tooth may cause perocoronitis (bad breath), because flaps of gum can catch food particles and trap bacteria. However, this usually goes away once the tooth... Read More »
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If the gum around one a wisdom tooth is a little loose but the wisdom teeth otherwise seem perfectly fine what should be done about it?

Quite often, a piece of gum tissue overlies the wisdom tooth which is partially through. Keep the area as clean as possible, otherwise attend your dental checkups as recommended so your dentist can... Read More »
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Can a bad tooth or impacted wisdom tooth cause pressure in the ear and the side of the head?

Answer What a dumb answer..AnswerIt is definitely possible. Talk to a dentist to have the situation evaluated. Answer I have had my wisdom teeth removed because i had a nerve that was being pinched... Read More »
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Is it normal after having a wisdom tooth pulled for your tongue to be yellow and a salty flavor and gooey feeling in the hole where the tooth was?

AnswerYes, it is possible to have a salty flavor and a gooey feeling where the tooth was extracted, but my question is ... "Why are you putting your tongue there and annoying it!" Please don't.Rins... Read More »
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I have swelling behind my tooth last tooth... could it be a wisdom tooth?


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