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My son 6 years old got cavity in left and right. I consulted a dentist. He advised me to go for root canal. Is it right?

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My son 6 years old got cavity in left and right. I consul...
Yes it is in children its called pulpectomy where in the decayed portion is removed and filled with certain medication and a crown is given.
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My son 6 years old got cavity in left and right. I consul...
The dentist advised you right. As the permanent teeth below erupt at 10 to 12 years of age. And if we remove the tooth before age. The teeth below (permanent tooth) might not erupt straight. In allignment with other teeth.
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