Cracked tooth occurs when a tooth has crack that is too small to be seen even on X-rays. This condition can develop in people who clench or grind their teeth, have large fillings or have undergone root canal treatment. If you have a cracked tooth it can cause pain while chewing or tooth sensitivity. A dentist must be consulted if you are suffering from this condition.
HOW IS CRACKED TEETH DIAGNOSED?
If the pulp tissue decays it can lead to serious tooth infection and abscess.