A 31-year-old female asked:
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all teeth pulled on top. still have bottom teeth. when soaking dentures, teeth dig into gums. best way to prevent?

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Dr. James Andrea
33 years experience Dentistry
Relax your jaw: if that doesn't work make a mouth guard for your lower teeth. And cover your lower teeth while the denture soaks.
Answered on Jun 8, 2015
Dr. Andres Carbunaru
23 years experience Prosthodontics
Get a mand night gua: Talk to your dentist to get a soft mandibular night guard
Answered on Oct 14, 2018

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