A 32-year-old female asked:
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i recently had my wisdom teeth extracted. now im on my fifth day and im still having pain on the side of the surgery and having fever.

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Dr. Thomas Yash
45 years experience Dentistry
See surgeon. : Since your are experiencing symptoms several days following your extractions, call your surgeon. He may want you to come in for an post/op evaluation, possible infection or dry socket. He may simply call some medication into the pharmacy. Don't hesitate.
Answered on Oct 17, 2015
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Call : Call your treating Dentist or specialist Oral Surgeon. Additional Rx may be required.
Answered on Aug 26, 2017

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