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ds teeth

(7 Posts)
LIZS Wed 30-Jul-08 21:01:19

ds (10) has only lost 8 milk teeth , the classic 4 top and bottom. One of his top incisors(?) - one in from front - has come through quite crooked and the gum behind/above today looks pale and is sore. Dentist took a fancy all round xray a few weeks back to check position of adult teeth coming through but hasn't called yet to say there is any issue. How long would you leave it or should I ring again tomorrow ?

LIZS Thu 31-Jul-08 08:59:46

still sore today, any ideas ? might the next one be coming through so high

LIZS Thu 31-Jul-08 14:06:59

got appointment for tomorrow morning.

lucykate Thu 31-Jul-08 14:09:54

hope it goes ok tomorrow, sounds like it's quite uncomfortable for him, poor lad!

LIZS Thu 31-Jul-08 17:52:27

thanks he has a high pain threshold so this must be really bothering him.

LIZS Fri 01-Aug-08 12:52:36

ah bless him he's cutting a tooth ! Dentist has looked at xray and they seem ok-ish in alignment so it is a case of it now displacing the one below, hopefully fairly soon.

lucykate Fri 01-Aug-08 13:09:14

glad you know what it is thats causing the trouble now!

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