What is the difference between gingival abscess and periodontal abscess?
The difference between a gingival abscess and a periodontal abscess is that a gingival abscess is only in the soft gum tissue while a periodontal abscess extends into all of the gum tissue. A periodontal abscess can affect the roots of a tooth. ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases, Child Health
Your 11 year old have a bump that looks like an abscess under her tongue on the floor of her mouth what is that?
my 11 year old have something that looks like an abscess under her tongue on the floor of her mouth what is that? ...
Can a hematoma become an abscess?
Yes, a hematoma can become an abscess. There are several types of hematoma, and a few possibilities as to what kind of abscess can develop. The type of hematoma and the circumstances that drive it to abscess will determine what kind of abscess. ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases
How do you treat an abscess?
Written by a 9 year old-To get rid of an abscess you can go to a dentist and get a prescription for antibiotics , then when the abscess has gone you'll probably get your tooth pulled out. To get rid of the pain of an abscess you need to put heat on it so maybe try a whee tie or a hot water bottle. If you have read other paragraphs saying you have a chance that you can die, don't...
Asked in Glaucoma
How do you treat a suture abscess on the corner of your eye?
It a suture abscess and close to the eye, it is important to keep it clean. If it does not start to look better in a day, then see a doctor to make sure everything is healing correctly. ...
Asked in Oral Health and Dental Care
Can a dental abscess be deadened with novocaine?
It depends. It depends on the location of the abscess, the size of the abscess, and the nature of the abscess. Frequently, a dentist will put a patient on a regimen of antibiotics and pain pills for a few days to bring the abscess down so the local anesthetic will be effective. ...