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White mush fell out of extraction sight on tooth

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 40 years experience
Any problems ?: Do you have any major pain, swelling, or discharge? Do you feel a little bit sore, but not enough that otc pain meds don't work? If so, then it appear... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Venincasa
Dentistry - Cosmetic 35 years experience
Go back to the DDS.: I would have the area evaluated by either your general dentist or by the surgeon who removed the tooth. There may be something else occurring that is... Read More
Dr. Leonard Tau
Specializes in Dentistry
Maybe: I would go back to the dentist who extracted the tooth for them to check to see if something else is going on.
A female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 45 years experience
No: No. At one week should be no problem. If serious pain starts - dry socket. Then see dentist.
Dr. Karen Spitzer
Dentistry 35 years experience
Post extraction care: After one week I would think that the extraction site should be fine. Try to keep any food from getting packed in the socket. If you develop more pa... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jaime Quejada
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 34 years experience
If painful,: You need to return to the dentist so that the socket can be packed with a dressing. If bone is exposed and there is severe pain, it could be dry sock... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
Dentistry 51 years experience
Blood clot: Blood clots form at the bottom of the socket after a tooth is removed. They normally do not fall out although they can be pulled out by over vigorous ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 54 years experience
Post op issue: Have it looked at by the dentist who extracted it. This is normally considered part of routine free follow up aftercare.
A member asked:
Dr. Scott Terry
Dentistry 29 years experience
Something Squishy: Is it possible that some food was in the socket. If you had a "dry socket" you would know it. They are usually very painful. You didn't mention any pa... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Maybe Tonsil stones: Aka tonsilliths are calcified materials that form in the crevices of the tonsils, composed mainly of calcium, some phosphorus and ammonia(henc... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
Wisdom tooth scalp: I have never heard of a wisdom tooth scalp. Need more info. Maybe u mean scab? Give us more details. Scab would be normal after extraction. Or did th... Read More