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Can you die if an abscessed tooth busts open?


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2006-07-07 15:38:41
2006-07-07 15:38:41

ANY infection needs to be treated immediately with antibiotics, as you could become VERY sick if the infection enters your bloodstream. If you get "blood poisoning" and it goes untreated you could possibly die.


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It is unlikely that you will die from an infected tooth. If it abscesses, you may wish you were dead. Having said that, yes it is extremely remotely possible that you could die from an untreated infected tooth.

Yes you can die from an abscessed tooth. If you have Ludwig's angina, which affects parts of the face and the lower jaw. It usually occurs in adults suffering from a tooth abscess that was never treated. The danger is that it can grow enough to block the airways of the patient who's suffering from it, and cause suffocation leading to death.

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A tooth can die do to dental diseases. They also can die from lack of proper care and preventatives.

You will not die from tooth decay, but you can die of complications such as an infection that goes to the brain or heart.

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It usually happens when a tooth is loose and about to come out and disconnect from the nerves. Which means the nerves no longer have a tooth To hold down.

its HOW not whoand he died from a hurting tooth

Father Arthur Tooth died on March 5, 1931 at the age of 91.

Not directly from the tooth ache, but if the pain is caused by an infection, that infection can spread, and death is a definite possibility.

If you meet Chuck Norris you will be roundhouse kicked in the face, so the tooth will not bother you any more.

Yes you can. This is known as dental sepsis

No I wouldn't think so

PEOPLE DIE WITH THERE EYES OPEN WHEN THEY DIE CONSCIOUSLY.People who die unconsciously die with their eyes close.

Yes, a tooth can spontaneously die or become infected at any point in time after trauma, even many years later.

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