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2 Potential Tooth Pain That Gets Worse With Hot, Cold, or Sweet Beverages Causes

Disclaimer: The article does not replace an evaluation by a physician. Information on this page is provided as an information resource only, and is not to be used or relied on for any diagnostic or treatment purposes.

  1. 1.Dental Cavity

    Dental cavities are bacterial infections of the tooth. The bacteria produce acid that breaks down the tooth.

    1 day with proper treatment

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    dry mouth, toothache, tooth pain that makes chewing difficult, pain in the top row of teeth, tooth pain that gets worse with hot, cold, or sweet beverages
    Symptoms that never occur with dental cavity:
    spontanenous tooth pain
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

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  2. 2.Tooth Abscess (Infection)

    A tooth abscess is a collection of infected material (pus) in the center of a tooth. It is due to bacterial infection.

    Resolves after treatment

    Rarity:
    Uncommon
    Top Symptoms:
    severe jaw or tooth pain, swollen jaw, jaw stiffness, tooth pain that gets worse with hot, cold, or sweet beverages, warm and red jaw swelling
    Symptoms that always occur with tooth abscess (infection):
    severe jaw or tooth pain
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Tooth Pain That Gets Worse With Hot, Cold, or Sweet Beverages

  • Q.Any fever today or during the last week?
  • Q.Were you hit or injured anywhere on your face? If so, where?
  • Q.Has your dentist or significant other ever told you that you grind your teeth in your sleep?
  • Q.Is this tooth on the upper row (maxilla) or lower row (mandible)?

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Tooth Pain That Gets Worse With Hot, Cold, or Sweet Beverages Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced tooth pain that gets worse with hot, cold, or sweet beverages have also experienced:

    • 13% Toothache
    • 6% Gum Pain
    • 5% Tooth Pain That Makes Chewing Difficult
  • People who have experienced tooth pain that gets worse with hot, cold, or sweet beverages had symptoms persist for:

    • 40% Less Than a Week
    • 33% Less Than a Day
    • 11% Over a Month
  • People who have experienced tooth pain that gets worse with hot, cold, or sweet beverages were most often matched with:

    • 33% Dental Cavity
    • 8% Tooth Abscess (Infection)
  • Source: Aggregated and anonymized results from visits to the Buoy AI health assistant (check it out by clicking on “Take Quiz”).

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