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Loose tooth: Looseness of a tooth with motion of the tooth. See detailed information below for a list of 29 causes of Loose tooth, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Loose tooth.
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During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Loose tooth. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.
It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.
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Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible
causes of Loose tooth as a symptom include:
The failure to retain teeth as a result of disease or injury.
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The list of organs typically affected by Loose tooth may include, but is not limited to:
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This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Loose tooth. Of the 29 causes of Loose tooth that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Loose tooth' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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The following list of medical conditions have Loose tooth or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Loose tooth based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Loose tooth, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Medical Conditions associated with Loose tooth:
Dental symptoms (886 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Tooth symptoms (886 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
Symptoms related to Loose tooth:
Dental symptoms (886 causes), Gum symptoms (181 causes), Tooth symptoms (886 causes), Toothache (35 causes), Tooth loss (174 causes), Normal childhood tooth loss, Periodontal disease, Gum disease, Jaw malalignment, Bite alignment problems, Bruxism (11 causes), Injury, Periodontitis, Down syndrome, Diabetes (212 causes)
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