If you have any of the following
symptoms, evaluate those symptoms first.
- A head injury: Go to the topic
Head Injury, Age 4 and Older or
Head Injury, Age 3 and Younger.
- Burn to the mouth: Go to the
- A problem related to mouth
piercing: Go to the topic
Body Piercing Problems.
- A problem caused
by swallowing a piece of dental appliance: Go to the topic
Has your tooth been knocked out?
Has your tooth come loose, moved, or been jammed into your gum after an injury?
Do you have a cut, puncture, or tear in your lip, tongue, or the inside your mouth?
Do you know or think an object is in a mouth wound?
Do you know or think a mouth injury may have been caused by abuse?
Did your tooth or dental appliance chip, crack, or break?
Do you have pain after a mouth or dental injury?
Do you have any signs of infection?
Has a tooth changed color after an injury?
Do you know or think you need a tetanus shot?
Was your injury caused by grinding your teeth?