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is dry throat symptom of dry socket

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Asseff
27 years experience Dentistry
Probably not: The dry socket happens when you lose the blood clot from the extraction site.
Dr. Joel Doyon
35 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
No: A dry socket is caused by the loss of the clot after the extraction. The clot is important because it covers the bone, thereby reducing pain after th ... Read More
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
44 years experience Dentistry
No: Not that i heard of.

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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Dry socket: Dry Socket = extraction site where protective blood clot has been lost w the bone lining the socket now exposed to oral bacteria causing bone infectio ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Dry socket: Dry socket occurs when the clot in an extraction site washes out and the bone in the site becomes exposed to bacteria-containing oral fluids. The les ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Soreness: You had surgery. You will be sore. Soreness will begin to abate from the 2nd or 3rd day onward. If you have severe pain, bad breath, horrible taste, s ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Be patient: You may experience any of these conditions: earache, headache or sore throat for a short period of time (4-7 days). This will usually resolve on its o ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christine Fox
26 years experience Dentistry
Post op symptoms: Your symptoms do not indicate that it's a dry socket. Dry socket usually occurs within the first week of an extraction. You should get an xray of the ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Zeines
50 years experience Dentistry
Call him: Speak to your dentist.About medication... Are you on antibiotics? Were these teeth impacted? The swelling could last a few days' try using a hom ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
No: Symptoms of a dry socket are severe pain 1-4 days following an extraction. Speak to your dentist and\or physician concerning your the yellow sputum.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
It is normal: Tooth extraction is a surgical procedure and is not completely risk-free. Pain, swelling, bad breath and infection following surgery is usually at its ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Extraction ?: Did you have a tooth extracted? Your post did not specify. If you had a tooth extracted and you do not feel that it is healing properly, call your sur ... Read More

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