A 33-year-old female asked:
I got a tooth pulled on the 26.6 turned into a very infected dry socket it felt like it got better, now my gums are very sore is there an infection
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Antibiotic: You probably need to see the DDS who pulled the tooth and check to see if it is infected.
3.8k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Dentistry 41 years experience
Evaluation: Please have the dentist who extracted the tooth evaluate the healing. Can't possibly tell, sight unseen, over the internet, if you have an infection.
3.8k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Mar 13, 2020
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