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Posted by: johnaniston04  (10 years ago)
Hi doctor.I am 25 years old and I still have got a baby tooth near canines.Does this effects anything. What should I do next. I do have bad smelling mouth. I really feel uncomfortable to talk with others. So is solution for it.
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Hi johnaniston!

The baby tooth is not a problem, many people have persistent baby teeth.

More importantly you should determine where the bad breath is coming from. This can be due to a number of reasons; leaky fillings, gum infections, retained wisdom teeth or even stomach and digestive tract infections.

I would discuss the situation with your dentist, s/he will be able to determine whether the cause is a dental issue and/or recommend any further treatment and therapy.

All the best!
Posted 10 years ago
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Posted by: 1984Jie  (10 years ago)
Hello!

At 25 years old, I still have a baby tooth,too. It makes me feel self conscious. I am wondering what my options are to get rid of this tooth.
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Posted by: inspired  (10 years ago)
My son is 13 and he is still loosing his baby teeth. My six year old has only lost two teeth and I am concerned because the permanent teeth still have not completely grown in yet.
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