A 26-year-old female asked:
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it’s been 3 days since i got my wisdom tooth removed. my cheek is still swollen & my gums r stiff. s dis normal? m scared it mayt get permanent.

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Dr. Donovan Young
28 years experience Dentistry
Get s followup exam: get a followup evaluation, you may have a slight infection from the procedure.
Answered on Dec 30, 2017

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See a dentist: If you are cheek biting there's probably little if any room for that tooth. It may need to be extracted.
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Infection: It sounds like you have an infection. See a dentist as quickly as you can for proper diagnosis and treatment.
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