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dentist trip help

my 5 year old chipped his tooth , its on the bottom down to the nerve . the dentist wants to do a pulpectomy . (root canal)its a baby tooth and hes not going to loose his baby teeth for at least two more years.has anyone child had this done.

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postalmom1967

Asked by postalmom1967 at 2:07 PM on Nov. 5, 2008 in Kids' Health

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  • my son chipped his tooth when he was an infant but the dentist and pediatric just aske dme how that happened, i told them the truth that he fell off the bed and thats how it happened, and they didnt make a big deal about it. anyways those are his baby teeth so they will fall off eventually, he's only 3 right now.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:13 PM on Nov. 5, 2008

  • He'll be fine. I've been in dental for more than 20 years.
    PrttyMstng

    Answer by PrttyMstng at 8:17 PM on Nov. 5, 2008

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