Doctors for Tooth Abscess in Mallige Nagar, Hubli-Dharwad
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A Tooth Abscess is a pocket of pus that is caused primarily by a bacterial infection. The abscess can occur at different regions of the tooth for different reasons and a Tooth Abscess occurs after the center of a tooth becomes infected with bacteria. Tooth Abscess is typically a result of tooth decay or a broken or chipped tooth. Some of the common signs of Tooth Abscess include sensitivity to hot and cold temperatures, fever, swelling in the face or cheek, and tender, swollen lymph nodes.
HOW IS TOOTH ABSCESS DIAGNOSED?
The dentistry expert will conduct a physical examination looking for signs of cavity or tooth abscess. An x-ray and a CT scan are recommended to understand the severity of the condition.
HOW IS TOOTH ABSCESS TREATED?
The treatment of Tooth Abscess involves performing a root canal, pulling the affected tooth and prescribing medication to get rid of the infection.
DID YOU KNOW?
Leaving a tooth abscess untreated can lead to serious, even life-threatening, complications