Significant tooth with pathology (TEC)

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  • Defining characteristics:
    Assessment for presence of a canine tooth or carnassial tooth in the image

  • Common differential diagnoses:
    A canine or carnassial with the disease has been identified.

  • Helpful additional data:
    Has there been a decrease in appetite?  Or the patient appears hungry but is unwilling to eat?

  • Commonly associated treatments:
    Consider alternate procedures to avoid extracting the tooth.

  • Commonly associated home care:
    Depending on the tooth removed, consider soft food for 1-2 weeks