Can an infected tooth, spread to the brain?

Answer Yes, a tooth that has abscessed or is infected can effect the body as a whole by way of the blood stream. Dental infections have been known to cause serious illness, and yes, even death when left ... Read More »

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What is the difference between a infected tooth and a impacted tooth?

An infection is just that, an infection... like having an infected cut or any only type of infection. It can be caused by numerous dental problems. Impacted means that the tooth is at least parti... Read More »

How does one know if a wisdom tooth is infected?

Answer I had all my wisdom teeth until I was 32. About a month ago I got a real bad jaw ache on my right side and my teeth got really sensitive. I used ice packs and pain meds for aboout 2 days a... Read More »

Infected tooth extraction help?

Antibiotics will take 3/4 days to work. if you have a tooth pulled with an infection this can go into your blood stream, then you really will be in trouble.Take the pills and have some patience.for... Read More »

What Is a Aspergillus-Infected Tooth?

An Aspergillus-infected tooth is a rare occurrence, but can develop from more than one cause and can lead to infection of the maxillary sinuses. An infection may originate from the tooth resulting ... Read More »