https://d4dentist.ie/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Woman-holding-her-mouth-due-to-abscess-pains.jpg 400 750 Rozelle Owens https://d4dentist.ie/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/TopLogo_04-300x138.jpg Rozelle Owens2017-08-08 17:00:542017-08-24 13:43:33Tooth Abscess | Causes, Symptoms and Treatments
A Tooth Abscess or Dental Abscess is an accumulation of pus. There are a few reasons a dental abscess may occur, but most commonly it is resulting from a dental infection. It is not always visible in the mouth but can be seen on an x-ray. If untreated, this condition can cause extreme pain and swelling and can progress to a severe, life-threating infection. In this article, Dr. Rozelle Owens will explain how to treat a dental abscess and its causes and symptoms.