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Toothache (cont.)

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toothache, tooth infection, tooth disease, tooth decay, tooth injury, tooth loss, pain after tooth extraction, jaw pain, temporomandibular joint (TMJ), dental abscess, gum disease, periodontal disease, sinusitis

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A dentoalveolar abscess is an acute lesion characterized by localization of pus in the structures that surround the teeth.

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