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A 49-year-old female asked:

Having cyst@impacted wisdom tooth out nxt wk, suffered pain and swollen cheek for 3yrs after being told it was no problem@ pain was all in my head :(?

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Dr. Douglas Tavenner, jr.
52 years experience
Many Options: Pain & swelling can be from a multitude of options such as: 1) infection 2) cyst 3) cancer 4) muscle spasm. Bottom line is to have your surgeon evaluate this for you.
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