A 36-year-old member asked:
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please advise if it's normal to have some swelling around where i had a filling done?

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Dr. Robert Devin
46 years experience Dentistry
Gum swelling: Yes ,usually goes away in a day or so. If it does not call the Doc's office for advise. They usually happy to fix it for you.
Answered on Apr 24, 2015

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