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Definition of Phantom tooth

Phantom tooth: Persistent pain in the area from which a tooth has been extracted. Phantom tooth pain may last for months and can spread beyond the extraction site to other areas of the mouth.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 6/14/2012

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