Tooth root granuloma

Many dental diseases are very dangerous, and granuloma is one of them.Intrigue of the disease lies in the fact that he had not seen for a long time, and then causes severe pain.Granuloma on the tooth root - it kistoobraznaya cavity.In it are dead and bacterial cells.As a rule, there is a granuloma at the apex of the tooth root and spreads the infection, destroying healthy tissue.


disease can result from:

  • periodontitis (inflammation of the tissues around the tooth);
  • complicated pulpit;
  • fracture of the tooth;
  • injuries that resulted in infection;
  • improper oral hygiene.

Probable cause exacerbations of granulomas:

  • stress;
  • abrupt climate change;
  • hypothermia;
  • cold;
  • excessive exercise.

symptoms and signs of disease

you already understand what a granuloma of the tooth, but also should become familiar with how the disease manifests itself.First, it is very difficult to determine the problem.Man for a long time do not feel anything, and then it suddenly hits a sharp pain, while

the gum swells.In the first step inflammation tooth root gives little swelling jaw.From time to time during this period there may be a sharp pain in the morning, which passes quickly.

the later stages of the disease is determined by such characteristics:

  1. When chewing a person feels a strong pain, and sometimes dull and hardly noticeable.
  2. for damage tooth enamel noticeable darkening.
  3. Gums swollen, that can be seen in the photo.
  4. body temperature periodically rises sharply to 39-40 degrees, the fever begins.

diagnostic methods

There are the following ways to identify the disease:

  • routine inspection;
  • X-rays;
  • radioviziografiya.

diagnose the disease is extremely difficult, making it virtually impossible under normal checkups.Typically, the dentist is focused on the patient's complaint, on the basis of this preliminary diagnosis aims.On examination, the doctor should carefully consider the state already had a root crowns and prosthetic teeth.The only accurate method of diagnosis - X-ray.It all darkened area will be visible.More recognize granuloma allows radioviziografiya.

How to treat tooth granuloma

root disease is dangerous, but there are different ways to get rid of it.It should be noted that if the earlier when granuloma tooth had to be uninstalled, but now there are other, more sparing techniques.Option dentist with the patient picks up on the basis of, in what stage of the disease.Therefore, the sooner will be able to identify the granuloma, the better.Treatments:

  • therapeutic;
  • surgery;
  • laser;
  • folk medicine.

Therapeutic treatment

possible at an early stage of the disease.Stages of conservative treatment:

  1. restorations.Specialist opens tooth, carefully cleans the channels and provides an outflow of pus from the area of ​​granulomas.Then the doctor cleans the way special solutions, laying the drug, such as sulfa drugs.On the tooth put a temporary filling, then removed all re-treated with antiseptics.The last stage - the final sealing and restoration.
  2. Antibiotics.In parallel, the dentist prescribed a medicine course, which are needed in order not to granulomatous inflammation has not spread.Antibiotics can help prevent complications and recurrence.As a general rule, prescribe doxycycline, amoxicillin, ciprofloxacin, Amoxiclav, Azithromycin.


Assigned in advanced cases of granuloma on the tooth root and is also accompanied by taking a course of antibiotics.The most common types of transactions:

  1. radiectomy.It is used for strategic dental therapy which did not give any effect.The doctor reveals channels, cleans them, fills the solution.At the same time removes the tip of the root exposed granulation.Further there is a remote implantation of the dental tissue and sealing.
  2. Hemisection.Suitable for multi-rooted teeth.It is considered less gentle than resection of the apex.During the operation, the doctor removes the tooth root and the crown part, which is adjacent to it.After hemisection happens dentures, that is, put on the tooth crown.
  3. tooth extraction.It is shown in the most hopeless cases, a vertical crack or completely destroyed tooth, and even if at the stage of periodontitis gingival channel.Pus derived from the wound, and granuloma disappears.

laser treatment

method begins with a diagnosis of oral cavity and determine the extent and size of granulomas.Then, through the root canal, and he introduced the laser destroys it with his influence, while disinfecting root.Laser treatment has many advantages, it helps to keep the tooth and eliminates the risk of infection.Bloodless operation, performed without anesthetic.Recovery after it passes as quickly as possible.

Folk remedies

from the disease will help you get rid of various herbs.tooth granuloma Treatment folk remedies spend on the following recipes:

  1. Separately, pour 30 g of dried root of sweet flag, and 0.5 liters of vodka 30 g of propolis.Incubate in the dark for 14 days.Strain the infusion.Mix for 1 hour. L.calamus and 2 h. L.propolis and every day use mouthwash.
  2. Take 1 tbsp.l.dry chamomile or sage leaves, 2 tbsp.l.eucalyptus.Tired of 0.25 liters of boiling water, leave for an hour.Frequently rinse the mouth means, certainly after each meal.
  3. Mix 30 g of oak bark, calamus root, thyme, walnut leaf.Pour 250 ml of cold water a tablespoon of herbs set.Defend 3:00, boil for ten minutes, cool and strain.Use to rinse, do compresses on the affected area.
  4. Mix one egg and 1 ch. L.sea ​​salt with a liter of cold water.Use this to rinse.Spend at least 6 sessions per day.
  5. a 30% tincture of celandine in a ratio of 1: 1 mix with glycerin or vegetable oil.Moisten the cotton swabs and vehicle make compresses twice daily.

Possible complications and prevention of dental granulomas

If you do not fight the disease, the consequences could be disastrous.tooth Kistogranulema converted into a cyst.Permanent source of infection will adversely affect overall health.Against this background, it can develop osteomyelitis of the jaw, sinusitis, pyelonephritis.If the granuloma will grow, it will spread to the soft tissues, hitting them with pus.In addition, the tooth will gradually break down and just fall out.

In order to protect yourself from the appearance of granulomas, follow these rules:

  1. twice to go to the dentist routine inspection per year.
  2. Promptly treat tooth decay, gingivitis.
  3. often change toothbrushes.
  4. Maintain a healthy lifestyle, right up the diet.
  5. Rinse your mouth with special tools or herbal extracts.

Video about treatment tooth granuloma and cysts

You have already seen how dangerous this disease.Watch a video in which he spoke about the methods of treatment of the granuloma on the tooth root.This information certainly will do you good.The roller is made especially for you to understand this disease in any case can not be ignored.The sooner you visit the doctor, the more successful treatment for granuloma he can pick up for you.