What could be wrong with my mouth if it's swollen and hurting?
Doctor Answers 2
The best option is to have a dentist take an X-ray to see if there is any infection originating from the teeth. If you have tooth infection you will most likely need a root canal.
You have a tooth related infection that should be treated by a dentist. Even though a physician can prescribe you antibiotics, you will still have a tooth problem that needs to be addressed. I hope this helps!
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