A 25-year-old female asked:
had a wisdom tooth extracted tuesday afternoon, cheek swollen and molars next to site hurt with swollen gums. is this normal?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Theodore Davantzis answered
39 years experience Dentistry
Quite Normal: You had a surgical procedure and the surrounding tissues are bruised and inflamed. Not sure if you have an infection, but call your surgeon for a follow up just to be sure.
Answered on May 3, 2017
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