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Hi, is it normal to be spitting blood after extraction of impacted wisdom tooth@cyst under general anesthetic 4days later, thanks x?

Hi, is it normal to be spitting blood after extraction of impacted wisdom tooth@cyst under general anesthetic 4days later, thanks x?

Depends... : It really depends how much blood. If it's just a small amount, it can appear to be a lot when it mixes with the saliva. It will generally be pinkish to red, but should not be a great amount. If your mouth is filling up with dark or bright red old and you cannot stop this with pressure you should be seen by your surgeon right away. ...Read more

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Cyst (Definition)

A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more


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Is it possible to have a cyst in your wisdom tooth?

Is it possible to have a cyst in your wisdom tooth?

Dentigerous cyst: When a tooth has not erupted into your mouth it has a 'sac' around it. If it does not erupt, there is a chance that the sac will enlarge. If it is sufficiently large, it will be classified as a cyst. It is usually called a dentigerous cyst. The cyst may undergo transformation into a tumor or in extreme case cancerous lesion. It is advisable to have the cyst checked with your dentist. ...Read more

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Could some 1 explain the actuall work carried out taking upper impacted wisdom tooth and cyst out. Thank's x?

Could some 1 explain the actuall work carried out taking upper impacted wisdom tooth and cyst out. Thank's x?

Tooth: The area is numbed. An incision is made to expose the area with the impaction. Bone is removed if necessary to expose the tooth so that it may be easily removed. The eruption cyst/cyst is removed at the same time, sharp bony edges are smoothed and the area is rinsed with sterile water and closed with sutures. ...Read more

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I have a cyst with impacted wisdom tooth and suffering a lot off pain the side of palate ?

I have a cyst with impacted wisdom tooth and suffering a lot off pain the side of palate 
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What to do ?: See an oral surgeon. This tooth needs to be extracted and the cyst needs removal, too. Please do not hesitate, call for an appointment at once. ...Read more

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I am having impacted wisdom tooth and cyst out 2moro general anthestic wil it be ok to have a smoke a couple of hours before, if not why? Thanks

I am having impacted wisdom tooth and cyst out 2moro general anthestic wil it be ok to have a smoke a couple of hours before, if not why? Thanks

Smoking b4 trtment: Smoking decreases the ability of the soft tissues of the mouth to heal. Introducing a strong irritant such as cigarette smoke just prior to tooth extraction is ill advised. ...Read more

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Had apicoectomy w/ cyst removal 5wk ago. Tooth/gum still don't feel right. Os says no sign of infection but didn't re-xay. Should i get a 2nd opinion?

Had apicoectomy w/ cyst removal 5wk ago. Tooth/gum still don't feel right. Os says no sign of infection but didn't re-xay. Should i get a 2nd opinion?

Be patient: If no infection found, no x-rays are needed. Even though an apicoectomy is considered minor surgery, many people say that recovering from it takes 4-8 weeks. Take care. ...Read more

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Cancerous cyst removed with wisdom tooth 10 years ago, 5 years later TMJ had deteriorated on the same side. Would these issues be related? Im only 25.

Cancerous cyst removed with wisdom tooth 10 years ago, 5 years later TMJ had deteriorated on the same side. Would these issues be related? Im only 25.

Reasonable Chance: A common cause of this disorder is trauma, especially after a surgical incision or blow to the face, neck or head. ...Read more

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Pain as one symtom is more prevalent in a tooth abscess, gum abscess or gum cyst?

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Pain as one symtom is more prevalent in a tooth abscess, gum abscess or gum cyst?

Tooth abscess: All abscess hurts if it could not drain. Gum abscess usually can be drain from the side of the tooth. Gum cyst would almost never hurts unless it grows so large in size. Tooth abscess, if not drained, would hurt the most. ...Read more

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Could a cyst with an impacted wisdom tooth (upper) ly on nerves and give nerve pain.Thankyou?

Could a cyst with an impacted wisdom tooth (upper) ly on nerves and give nerve pain.Thankyou?

A CBCT would show: A 3-d cone beam ct scan would show the extent of the cyst or granuloma (can't tell the difference without a biopsy), and if there was amy infringement on a nearby nerve. ...Read more

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I have a burning sensation on a tooth that needs to have an apical periodontal cyst removed. Could this be it ?

I have a burning sensation on a tooth that needs to have an apical periodontal cyst removed. Could this be it ?

Peri apical abscess: yes the pain is the infection in the root. As the nerve deteriorates the pain will get less. I would make sure you get an antibiotic and that you get a root canal to preserve the tooth. A cap or crown will be placed after the root canal. Good luck and feel better! ...Read more

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It's been 7days since impacted(upper) wisdom tooth@cyst removed genr anerthetic still having pain in side palate and throbbin in front gum help x ?

It's been 7days since impacted(upper) wisdom tooth@cyst removed genr anerthetic still having pain in side palate and throbbin in front gum help x ?

Not unusual: This is not that unusual but if the area is throbbing or you have fever or the chills a visit to the surgeon may be indicated to check for infection. Warm salt water rinses and more healing time might help as well. If there are stitches they can be an irritant until removed. Time heals all wounds, but not in the presence of infection! good luck! ...Read more

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Thanks 4 answering my question, 4got to say, how long can an infection from a cyst or impacted wisdom tooth go on for, had my pain now on and of 3yrs?

Thanks 4 answering my question, 4got to say, how long can an infection from a cyst or impacted wisdom tooth go on for, had my pain now on and of 3yrs?

A long time!: A cyst, unless removed, will usually continue to grow. Also, an infection that goes untreated may continue to persist. If you are having pain that persists, it is recommended that you seek the advice of a dentist or oral surgeon, who can take the proper type of x-ray to view the area of your wisdom tooth to locate any potential problems/cysts/ or infections. Get thee to a dentist! ...Read more

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Not removing my wisdom teeth now I have a cyst and now going through my 3rd surgery? Should i remove that wisdom tooth?

Not removing my wisdom teeth now I have a cyst and now going through my 3rd surgery? Should i remove that wisdom tooth?

I would: If i understand your question correctly you are asking whether or not to remove a wisdom tooth that is associated with a cyst. If that is the case then i would definitely remove the tooth and the cyst around it. These cysts can grow and destroy the jaw bone around them over time. I don't know exactly why you had to have two other surgeries to remove your wisdom teeth. It is easier in one. ...Read more

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Ok my dentist took a panarox X-ray and told me that I have a cyst next to my lower right wisdom tooth. What can I do to treat it?

Ok my dentist took a panarox X-ray and told me that I have a cyst next to my lower right wisdom tooth. What can I do to treat it?

See a surgeon: Cysts need to be treated so that they will not further damage your bone. As they slowly expand, they can cause damage to nerves and teeth.

Get this taken care of by an oral surgeon asap. ...Read more

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Had palate pain for 4yrs, had impacted wisdom tooth @cyst removed general anesthetic, now pain has gone? Y did it cause palate pain. Thanks x

Referred pain: Almost anything that hurts someplace can have some pain in other places show up.
Why? We aren't always sure. In your hard palate case, some of the nerves going there may have been pressed on by the inflammation around the lesion that was removed. ...Read more

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My cyst by my upper impacted wisdom tooth showed infection and having everyday pain in front of palate, y on my palate is there pain, thanks?

Pressure: Pressure from your cyst on the back of your palate could be pressing it forward, producing sensations more to the front. Another issue could be referred pain where symptoms appear away from the problem's source. Either of these factors could be in play. ...Read more

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Just had impacted wisdom tooth@cyst removed, palate pain eased see surgeon in 3wk could u tell me wot he may of found as pain in palate is little beter?

Glad: By removing the impacted tooth and the associated cyst the pressure on the surrounding bone and soft tissue (sinus) will be lessened. It is very important that you follow up with your surgeon as recommended to make sure the cyst is eliminated and the area healing well.

To your health and well being. ...Read more

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