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A 53-year-old female asked:

had allograft and decompress surgery 6.11.14 now 1in sec has pus and neck and jaw hurt bad,hard to talk,throat is tight.go to er?

2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
Yes.: Can't tell all of the details, but you might be developing airway obstruction.
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
Don't delay!
Jul 12, 2014
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
ER: Airway compromised. Go to ER. Also call the Periodontist or Oral Surgeon that did the graft.

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Last updated Nov 21, 2014

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