Oral Health

Question
Posted by: Mrs G | 2008/08/15

Q.

Tooth infection and pregnancy

I am in a process of trying to concieve and have two infectious teeth so I would like to know if these infections that I swallow everyday have any negative impact on early pregnancy. Are they not harmfull to the embryro?

Expert's Reply

A.

Oral health expert

Infections can cause a general health problem in that they cause fever, sepsis etc.
It is best to have the teeth treated before falling pregnant

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