Re treated root canal

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    Sierra

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    I recently had my #19 molar re treated . First rc showed slight shadow near base of jaw bone.
    Now I’m having a funny feeling when I eat. It’s like a pressure up and down almost cracking type feeling. Doesn’t hurt but just strange. I’m going back to Endodonist next week to evaluate. Has anyone experience this. I also had new dentist fill a tooth next to this one and dentist said it was a deep filling. Put pulp cap in it. Help
     
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    MattKW Verified Dentist

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    The endo will be in best position to assess how ell it's going. Pulp capping on an exposed nerve horn has poor long term results - better either to stop a bit short and seal in decay, or prepare for full RCT.
     
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