Sudden pain in crowned tooth, with a root canal. Any suggestions?
Doctor Answers 1
If you have had an issue with food impaction around the crown over years, it is highly probable that there is decay under the crown due to the food and bacterial accumulation. This could have led to reinfection in the tooth, thereby leading to pain. I would recommend seeing your dentist as soon as possible to prevent further damage to the tooth. Your dentist will be able to diagnose the issue with an xray and treat accordingly.
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