A 29-year-old female asked:
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i had a lower tooth extraction 4 days ago. my jaw has a bump and is swollen and so is my neck and extraction site is yellow and white. is that normal?

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Dr. Tarek Hamid
8 years experience Dentistry
No it's not: You probably having or developing an infection,are you on antibiotics? You should see your dentist ASAP for cleaning and depridment of extraction site and prescribe the proper medications.
Answered on Nov 23, 2015
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Dr. JAYENDRA SHAH
58 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
MOST DENTIST GIVE PREVENTIVE ANTIBIOTICS PRIOR DENTAL WORK. U R IN TROUBLE AS INFECTION HAS SPREAD. DONT WAIT .. GO TO DENTIST OR INTERNIST OR SURGEON... DO YOU HAVE ANY FEVER ?
Nov 23, 2015

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