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How do you treat an abscessed tooth?

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2008-08-25 23:32:53

An abscessed tooth can be treated with a root canal and a crown,

or with an apicoectomy (if the root canal has failed) or with an

extraction. Only your dentist can tell you which option is best for

your individual situation.

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