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adult tooth loss

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bookwormbeagle Fri 06-Oct-17 21:42:59

Hi,

If an otherwise healthy adult, age 41, complained of tooth ache for a few days, then suddenly announced their back tooth had fallen out - would you be concerned?

What would the cause be?

ringle Fri 06-Oct-17 22:36:49

I guess localised gum disease?

bookwormbeagle Sat 07-Oct-17 06:26:31

I think you're probably right Ringle. Now to persuade my DH that he really needs to see a dentist pronto (after putting it off for 25 years!)

ringle Sat 07-Oct-17 11:04:51

Indeed!

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