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root canal, tenderness after biting a boiled sweet

I had root canal treatment 3 years ago and I recently bit into a boiled sweet and ever since the tooth is very tender, especially when eating?
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replied April 1st, 2014
It is possible that it was just a single instance, though, you should not have pain in the tooth. The nerve is gone. Unless the doc messed up.

I would definitely go get an X-ray if I were you!

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