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Will I be able to repair my tooth erosion after recovering from bulimia?

After your bulimia has been resolved and you are no longer vomiting repeatedly, you can begin repairing your teeth. Your dentist may need to apply fillings or crowns to some teeth and remove those that were severely damaged. Bridges and implants can replace any that are removed. 

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