A 29-year-old female asked:
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i got a wisdom tooth removed 4 days ago & where it was removed it kinda green. is that a sign of infection? it still is swollen & hurts.

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Dr. K Bigelow
Dr. K Bigelow answered
35 years experience Dentistry
Possible infection: Continue antibiotics for ten days. If swelling is not down in the next 2 or 3 days then have your dentist evaluate it.
Answered on Jan 21, 2013
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Dr. Anna Guarna
34 years experience Dentistry
See doc immediately: Swelling, heat, pain and/or color changes are signs of infection or other problem...See your doctor immediately.
Answered on Jul 30, 2013
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Get s followup exam: get a followup evaluation, you may have a slight infection from the procedure.

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