A 17-year-old female asked:
Why do i always get ulcers after i brush my teeth? like they come and wont go away til liks 2 weeks. and the pain it so bad that i cant eat
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Pain Management 36 years experience
Canker sores: is very common after tooth extraction. Canker sores are the most common oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The condition is idiopathic (cause is not known) recurrent aphthous ulcers is usually self-limiting. If concerned see your dentist after 10 days.
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Orthodontics 53 years experience
"Ulcers": May be canker sores. See your Dentist when one is active. There are medications and laser treatments that can give you comfort.
118 viewsAnswered Dec 07, 2019
Last updated Apr 12, 2020
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