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Posted by: Anne | 2009/04/07

Fertility issues...

Hi Doc,

I hope you will be able to help me. Is it in any way possible that the metal used to block a root canal or used in a crown can play a role in the female organs? I know this must sound very strange, but I had a root canal and the crown that I have has metal in it and a doctor told me this could be why I have been diagnosed with PCOS.

Kind Regards.

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Dear Anne

I do not think that the metal used in your crown or in any root canal treatment has anything to do with you developing PCOS.

Answered by: Dr Y.M. Dasoo

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