A 33-year-old female asked:
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can bone spicules in upper ( 5wks old) extraction site cause pressure like pain? what other symptoms & complications can arise from spicule? thanks!

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Dr. John Hagler
80 years experience Geriatrics
Granulation tissue: Probably granulation tissue. See dentist if doesn't resolve within a couple weeks.
Answered on Mar 21, 2019

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