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Air In The Pleural Space
It depends: Everyone has a different threshold of sensitivity. Where one patient might regard spaces as a mild irritant, another might regard them as painful. For most patients, their placement is regarded as a temporary annoyance, as if there was chicken or a piece of meat caught between the teeth. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Discatomy & laminactomy nov & jan. Spacers inserted april. Why am i in so much pain? Is this a 3rd failed surgery?
Early: This is early in recovery. You need to talk to the surgeon about your pain. ...Read more
Prevent drifting: A tooth may need to be removed due to decay, infection, or gum disease. The remaining teeth will move and tilt into the now vacant space, causing more complex problems with your bite that can contribute to further destruction of your teeth. A space maintainer will keep your remaining teeth in proper alignment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers