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If left untreated, the infection can spread to the neck, head, and other regions of the body. In some cases, bacteria can travel to the heart and settle on the lining of the heart, a heart valve, or a blood vessel; this can cause a condition known as bacterial endocarditis.
Abscess drainage should be performed by a trained dentist under appropriate surgical conditions. You should not try to drain a tooth abscess yourself.
A tooth abscess won't go away without treatment. If the abscess ruptures, the pain can improve a lot, making you think that the problem has disappeared, but that you still need dental treatment.
In conclusion, the maximum period that an untreated dental abscess can last is 12 months or more. However, such longevity is associated with dangerous complications such as sepsis or even death.