What causes a throbbing pain in teeth?

Answer:


By Brandie Umar, Executive Director of ContentLast modified: October 05, 2011



What Causes A Throbbing Pain In Teeth?

Dental abscesses deep in the tooth root are normally the cause of isolated throbbing in one tooth. Abscesses inside teeth are caused by advanced tooth decay.

Treatment: Dental abscesses inside the tooth root are treated with root canal treatment before the tooth is sealed with a dental crown.













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