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A 28-year-old male asked:

Wisdom teeth (right up & low) extracted on 8th apr by surgeon drilling lower jaw. 12 days over, lockjaw, hard lump on lower jaw & possibly pus (salty)?

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Dr. Justin Nelson
Pediatric Dentistry 16 years experience
Common: Pretty common with a surgical wisdom tooth and at this time you are going though normal issues with hard lumps etc but I am concerned about the lockjaw and the hard lump at the sometime. I would go back for an evaluation via the dentist or oral surgeon that did the work. No worries

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