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How do I avoid complications from an enamelectomy?

An enamelectomy, which repairs tooth enamel, is a relatively risk-free procedure with few possible complications. It is possible to have an allergic reaction to the metals used in amalgam fillings, but few people experience such a reaction.

If you have concerns about possible complications, talk with your dentist about an appropriate treatment plan.

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