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what x ray can spot infection after wisdom tooth removal?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Infection: Diagnosis made after clinical examination, sometimes lab tests, and appropriate xRays. Dentist or Oral Surgeon may recommend periapical film, panorex, CBCT, or other exposures, depending on clinical findings.

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