1,120 Possible Causes for Loose Tooth

  • Pyorrhea

    If the disease continues, eventually so much bone is lost that the tooth may become painfully loose.[vikaspedia.in] Eventually, the loss of tooth support can cause tooth loss, and this disease is the primary cause of tooth loss in adults.[streetdirectory.com] The treatment involves strengthening a specially woven material or a thin metallic thread with tooth-coloured filling material, and gluing the loose teeth together with help[moriczdental.com]

  • Periodontitis

    Loss of support causes the teeth to become loose and eventually fall out. Periodontitis is the primary cause of tooth loss in adults.[nlm.nih.gov] Bone and connective tissue that hold the tooth start to break down, because of toxins produced by the bacteria. Teeth become loose and can fall out.[medicalnewstoday.com] If the disease continues, eventually so much bone is lost that the tooth may become painfully loose and the gums recede . Tooth loss typically starts in a person's 40s.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Xerostomia

    Note: Eating sugars or things in acid (natural or added) can cause erosion of the enamel and increased tooth decay with dry mouth.[webwhispers.org] Cold bubbly club soda may cut it loose. (Suggestions from the WW Email list). DRY SKIN TREATMENTS Dry skin has a number of causes and often goes with dry mouth.[webwhispers.org]

  • Papillon Lefevre Disease

    The patient complains about loose teeth, inflamed and painful gum and may have multiple periodontal abscesses.[indjos.com] The primary, or baby, teeth frequently become loose and fall out by about age five.[wellness.com] His deciduous teeth started falling off at age of three years and only his lower incisors erupted again that too became loose.[ayubmed.edu.pk]

  • Scurvy

    In adults, scurvy causes swollen and bleeding gums, looseness of the teeth, rupture of small blood vessels, and small bruises on the skin.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Symptoms include anaemia, skin discoloration, and tooth loss.[encyclopedia.com] […] of ascorbic acid is rapidly effective. scurvy a condition in which the blood capillary walls become fragile, leading to excessive bleeding and anaemia, spongy gums with tooth[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Poor Personal Hygiene

    Irritations can occur from loose fitting clothing touching the skin, tags or labels scratching, and clothes that are too stiff or too tight.[myaspergerschild.com] Unlike tooth decay, gum disease is not as obvious as tooth decay because it is painless.[encyclopedia.com] His tooth brushing is more like 2 seconds, than 2 minutes, so I'm glad I'm not alone xx • Anonymous said… My son was highly resistant to using deodorant for an extraordinarily[myaspergerschild.com]

  • Radiation Stomatitis

    […] patches of excess cell growth on the cheeks, gums or tongue, common in smokers Dry mouth - a lack of enough saliva, caused by some medicines and certain diseases Gum or tooth[icdlist.com] Loose fitting dentures can irritate the mouth and gums and should not be worn. Do not wear dentures if mouth sores are severe.[oralcancerfoundation.org] Herpes simplex virus (HSV) The term 'herpes' is often used loosely to refer to infections with herpes simplex virus (HSV).[nature.com]

  • Phosphorus Poisoning

    Hydroxyapatite is the main component of tooth enamel.[en.wikipedia.org] Since that time, phosphors and phosphorescence were used loosely to describe substances that shine in the dark without burning.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Exposure to Uranium Dust
  • Langerhans-Cell Histiocytosis

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