Does the radiolucency around molar 19 look concerning?

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I’ve been having continued pain after implant failed twice at site 18. I recently had a CBCT and omfs remarked there was a mostly unconcerning radiolucency around molar 19 that I should get checked out to rule it out as the source of pain. Going to my dentist tomorrow to see if I need a referral to endodontist. Does this look concerning? Or any ideas of what it could be?
 

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You can't tell from that type of film. It's not diagnostic for periapical lesions.
 
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You can't tell from that type of film. It's not diagnostic for periapical lesions.
Thanks Gordon. I’m (nervously) headed to my dentist today for a different film to see if I need referral to endodontist :/
 
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Good luck with it.
 
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