my 5 year old has lost a tooth is this normal?

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Damara - posted on 03/17/2009

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my son just turned 6 in January and he had lost 7 teeth within the past year when he was 5. i wouldn't worry. our dentist said that it is normal and they fall out when they are ready and it's different from kid to kid so if you have another child who loses teeth later on in life that is fine too.

Lamia - posted on 03/17/2009

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yes it is normal my daughter was 4 and half when she lost one and when she turnrd 5 she lost another one the dentist said it's normal

Kirstie Jayne - posted on 03/16/2009

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Yes it is normal as my son is 6 yrs old had swallow tooth an took him to the dental an she say it normal an it is milk tooth an it will grow back to normal..

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Linda - posted on 03/17/2009

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Haha yeah it surprised me too. Im sure it was later when I was younger, but isnt that the same with everything?

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