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    Dr M replied to the thread Swollen Mouth.
    Good day Also keep in mind blocked salivary glands or swollen parotid glands. If you see your GP, ask about this as well. Sometimes...
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    Dr M replied to the thread My 5 Months Old Braces.
    Good day Just because you don't feel pain after adjustments, doesn't mean you have reached the limit of tooth movement. Usually with...
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    Good day The gums look a bit swollen in the second photo. It is important to remember that swollen gums could be because of various...
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    Dr M replied to the thread How to slow down a cavity?.
    Good day On the Panoramic radio-graph it doesn't look like you have cavities on your front teeth, although sometimes a peri-apical...
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    Good day Some antibiotics stay in your system for 2 weeks to a month, which should keep the pain/infection at bay. If you don't have...
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    Dr M replied to the thread Swollen Mouth.
    Good day? Have you had your tonsils removed yet? What about your wisdom teeth? Any photos of the affected areas?
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    Dr M replied to the thread Wound lasting for a week.
    Good day It still looks like a traumatic ulcer or an apthous ulcer. This can sometimes last up until 2 weeks. Have you tried any...
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    Dr M replied to the thread Hyperdontia or salivary stone ?.
    I would visit a dentist. to restore the decayed second molar. During this visit, and x-ray can be taken to evaluate if the wisdom will...
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    Dr M replied to the thread Hyperdontia or salivary stone ?.
    That is your wisdom tooth that is erupting. Your chipped tooth is your second molar
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    Dr M replied to the thread Hyperdontia or salivary stone ?.
    Good day Could you perhaps supply a photo of the area? It might be your second molar that chipped and the wisdom tooth that is erupting...
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    Dr M replied to the thread Wisdom tooth extraction.
    2 weeks is a long time for that area to heal. I would consider arranging a follow up visit with the dentist and maybe consider seeing a...
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    Dr M replied to the thread Gum recession.
    Good day I would wait before doing any periodontal surgery. Periodontal surgery doesn't always solve the problem. Your recession does...
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    Dr M replied to the thread Wisdom tooth extraction.
    Good day Do you have any x-rays of your teeth?
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    Dr M replied to the thread Red spot on Gums.
    Good day It looks like a small minor apthous ulcer or traumatic ulcer. Rinse with some luke-warm salt water. Should disappear within...
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    Dr M replied to the thread Chipped wisdom tooth.
    Good day I think it is important to see a dentist. More pieces can break off and then the tooth could become compromised. Based on what...
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