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Tooth loss

Tooth loss: Introduction

Tooth loss: Loss of a tooth. See detailed information below for a list of 174 causes of Tooth loss, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Tooth loss:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Tooth loss. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Tooth loss:

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Tooth loss: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Tooth loss

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Message Boards for Tooth loss

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Tooth loss: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Tooth loss

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Tooth loss: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Tooth loss

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Causes of Tooth loss listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Tooth loss as a symptom include:

Definitions of Tooth loss:

The failure to retain teeth as a result of disease or injury.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Failure to retain teeth as a result of disease or injury.
- (Source - CRISP)

Organs affected by Tooth loss:

The list of organs typically affected by Tooth loss may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Tooth loss

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How Common are these Causes of Tooth loss?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Tooth loss. Of the 174 causes of Tooth loss that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 2 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 168 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Tooth loss:

The following list of conditions have 'Tooth loss' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Tooth loss:

The following list of medical conditions have Tooth loss 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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What are the alternative names for Tooth loss:

Loose teeth, Shedding of tooth
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Classifications of Tooth loss:

Subtypes of Tooth loss:

Missing teeth (147 causes)

Medical Conditions associated with Tooth loss:

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 Tooth loss:

Dental caries (61 causes), Dental infection (8 causes), Tooth symptoms (886 causes), Dental conditions, Old age, Tooth decay (91 causes), Malnutrition (111 causes), Trauma, Facial injuries, Infections (1293 causes)

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Tooth loss

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