Asked in Conditions and Diseases
Conditions and Diseases
Can swallowing a tooth cause bacterial infection?
Can antibiotics fix tooth infection?
Antibiotics as a treatment for a tooth infection is only a temporary solution. As soon as you stop taking the antibiotic, the infection is likely to return. This because antibiotics do not treat the cause of the infection (decay or gum disease). The cause of the infection needs to be addressed with definitive treatment. ...
Can you use Augmentin for a tooth infection?
No, you cannot use Augmentin for a tooth infection. Augmentin would be prescribed by a doctor to treat complaints such as ear infections, severe sinusitis, bacterial urinary tract infections and skin infections. ...
Can pencillin be used for a tooth infection?
Various oral antibiotics may be at least partially effective, but often a tooth infection will require a root canal or extraction to eliminate the cause within the tooth. ...
What percentage of tooth removals that cause an infection?
usually tooth extraction does not lead to an infection. usually a tooth is extracted because of an infection. however, common infections that can occur from extractions are sinusitis if the extraction is on a tooth on the upper arch. or sub lingual space infection if on the lower posterior arch. a dry socket can develop if no clot forms. ...
Can an infection from your wisdom teeth cause an infection in your brain or cause death?
An infected tooth can cause death. But it isn't really from infecting your brain. It will go into your airways and swell them up then you can't breath. A tooth infection can become very serious. The infection can go into your bloodstream. A person I knew was very sick; they did all these tests. His wife insisted it was his teeth, and it was!!!!!!!!! ...
Asked in Hysterectomy
Can you have a full hysterectomy if you have a tooth infection?
Unless it is an emergency, you should not have any kind of surgery with any kind of infection. Talk to the doctor about getting the tooth infection and perhaps even the cause of the infection, cleared up before scheduling your hysterectomy. If the surgery needs to be done immediately, it is important the doctor know about the tooth infection prior to the surgery. ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases, Oral Health and Dental Care, Head, Ears, and Nose, Wisdom Teeth and Oral Surgery, Dentists, Ear Infection
Can wisdom teeth cause problems like persistent pressure in the head and ear problems like fullness and crackling when swallowing?
Yes, if the tooth is infected it can cause swelling in the jaw joint, it can also cause the same swelling if the tooth keeps extending and rectracting ...