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Toothache: Introduction

Toothache: Ache or pain affecting a tooth. See detailed information below for a list of 35 causes of Toothache, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Toothache:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Toothache

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Causes of Types of Toothache:

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Toothache: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Toothache, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Toothache Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Toothache may include:

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Alternative Treatments for Toothache

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed as possibly helpful for Toothache may include:

Stories from Users for Toothache

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Message Boards for Toothache

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Toothache: Animations

Medications or substances causing Toothache:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Toothache as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Toothache: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Toothache may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Toothache

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Misdiagnosis and Toothache

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Toothache: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Toothache

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Toothache: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Causes of Toothache listed in Disease Database:

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

Definitions of Toothache:

Pain in the adjacent areas of the teeth.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

An ache localized in or around a tooth
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Organs affected by Toothache:

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

Detailed list of causes of Toothache

The list below shows some of the causes of Toothache mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Toothache?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Toothache. Of the 35 causes of Toothache that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Toothache:

The following list of conditions have 'Toothache' 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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  • Tooth abscess ... pain chewing, severe toothache, mild dental pain, mild toothache

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What are the alternative names for Toothache:

Dental pain
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Classifications of Toothache:

Subtypes of Toothache:

Dental pain (25 causes)

Medical Conditions associated with Toothache:

Dental symptoms (886 causes), Oral pain (146 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Tooth symptoms (886 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

Symptoms related to Toothache:

Gum pain (16 causes), Jaw pain (73 causes), Dental pain (25 causes), Dental symptoms (886 causes), Tooth symptoms (886 causes), Gum symptoms (181 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Aches (904 causes), Dental caries (61 causes), Gingivitis, Dental abscess, Infections (1293 causes)

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Medical News summaries about Toothache

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