Ok so i got my wisdom teeth cut out 6 days ago. all but one seem as if it's not healing. i pulled to stitch out of it tonight. why is it not healing ?
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Orthodontics 51 years experience
Healing : If you have no pain, pus, bad taste or odor and your swelling is going down or gone, then you're healing OK. The gum will heal and the bone will fill in gradually.
If you have increasing swelling, redness, fever, discharge or pain then call your dentist.
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Orthodontics 53 years experience
Healing: Wish I could tell you site unseen. No way to conjure up a direct answer for you. Best advice: Call the Dentist or specialist Oral Surgeon who did your extractions. Report your symptoms. Ask if they want to see you for a reevaluation. Post-surgical care is part of the overall surgical experience, so please call now.
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Dentistry 36 years experience
Wisdom tooth healing: Call the e tracking dentist to get this checked ASAP. We cannot tell you what is going on in your mouth without seeing you. Post op care evaluation and care is needed to help you heal. Don't wait!
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