Oral Health

Question
Posted by: Mike | 2008/07/25

Q.

Can decay spread to other teeth?

I know that decay can spread from one bad tooth to an adjacent tooth, but can it also spread in a more diffuse way? Can just one bad tooth create an environment in which ALL the teeth (even those distant from the bad one) are at increased risk of cavities?

Expert's Reply

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Oral health expert

No decay cannot spread diffusley

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Posted by: Mike | 2008/07/25

Thank you very much for the reassuring reply to my question.

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