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Tooth abscess

Tooth abscess: Introduction

A pus-filled structure caused by a tooth infection. An untreated tooth abscess can result in the infection spreading to other areas of the body. Tooth abscesses usually result from poor dental health e.g. toot decay. The condition sometimes results in the tooth being removed. ...more »

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