Cysts are patological cavities coated with tissue and filled with liquid. They can develop in both jaws and in the soft tissue (mouth, cheek) .
Dental cysts appear as a reaction of your organism to the constant infection that comes through the dental pulp which is infected. They can appear around the crown of a not yet grown tooth, during trauma..
If there are multiple infected teeth a cyst can appear on each of them. People with bad oral hygiene have more chances for cyst appearance.
What are symptoms that can indicate the existence of cysts?
Oftenly, there are no symptoms until the cyst reaches a certain size or it comes to a state of an acute infection. Symptoms are: changes in tooth color, hard bulge on the bone above the tooth, pain, swelling, tooth redness, root fistula, nasal discharge.