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Old 12-12-2007, 10:22 AM   #1
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nerve dead in tooth

I was told that if the nerve dies in a tooth that the tooth will probably abscess. Anyone know if this is true & why? Thanks.

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Old 12-13-2007, 07:57 AM   #2
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Re: nerve dead in tooth

well ,i think that is the case ,when they take a nerve out of the tooth ,it is alive and if it dies while in the tooth it makes the tooth go bad
so yes i would say thats true

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