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A 51-year-old female asked:

my 20 yr old daughter had all 4 wisdom teeth extracted a week ago today, can she start to drink from a straw today or can it still cause a dry socket?

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Dr. Hemangshu Podder
Transplant Surgery 35 years experience
Should be ok: Your doctor should have given the full instructions even before you left the doctor's office....a week is a long time, incase, your doctor instructed not to.....there has to be a specific reason, please call them and clear your concerns

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Last updated Jun 10, 2017

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