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Why is a temporary crown used?

A temporary crown is used to perform the functions of your natural tooth while a permanent crown is being made.

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how is a dental crown fitted ?
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A crown is an indirect restoration (made in a lab and then placed on the tooth) that covers or "...
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when should i call the dentist after getting a dental crown ?
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If you've had a dental crown placed, you can expect some numbness around your mouth if you've ha...
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what are the signs of infection after getting a dental crown ?
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Signs of infection after getting a dental crown include:redness at or around the site of the crown...
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what could happen if i choose not to have a dental crown ?
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If your dentist recommends a dental crown, it is either to strengthen your teeth or enhance their ap...
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