abscessed tooth

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Noun1.abscessed tooth - an abscess of a common kind in the tissue around a toothabscessed tooth - an abscess of a common kind in the tissue around a tooth
abscess - symptom consisting of a localized collection of pus surrounded by inflamed tissue
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Once taken to the hospital, it was discovered that the star had a cracked filling, a severe gum issue and an abscessed tooth.
And, the patient who needed the support of our emergency dental fund to treat an abscessed tooth in advance of cardiac surgery will acknowledge that without that fund, he might not be alive today.
Finally, there was a night in California when Boston Globe writer Nick Cafardo, then with Quincy, was laid low early in the game by an abscessed tooth, drove to the Angels' team dentist to have it pulled, then came back to finish covering the game.
Deamonte Driver was a seventh grader from Prince George's Count, Maryland, who died of complications from an abscessed tooth on February 25, 2007.
In addition, a child who presents with extreme pain, an abscessed tooth, or a tooth pushed out of position should be referred to a specialist.
Thus it may obvious that a child has an abscessed tooth (Fig 1) and that is the probably source of pain.