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How can impacted ear wax be removed?

How can impacted ear wax be removed?

Carefully by an ENT: If it's impacted 9 times out of 10 it was pushed in by a well intentioned q-tip. Removing impacted wax is bread and butter for an ENT doctor. We have the proper skill and equipment. Anything that you try has the risk of further aggravating your ear leading to worsening impaction and risking infection and pain. Do nothing and contact an ENT doctor for help. ...Read more

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Will ear wax removal gel whiten teeth?

Will ear wax removal gel whiten teeth?

No: No, only use approved products that are designed and created to whiten teeth. ...Read more

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Does removing deep impacted ear wax hurt? Flushing with water doesn't work.

Does removing deep impacted ear wax hurt? Flushing with water doesn't work.

Min/Mild discomfort: Deep impacted wax can be removed carefully with only mild discomfort in a specialist (ENT) office with the right equipment. Occasionally drops are used to soften excessively hard wax for a few days prior to removal. ...Read more

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How should ear wax removal drops work?

How should ear wax removal drops work?

Ear wax: Hello. Unfortunately there isn't any products than can be safely used in the ear that dissolves ear wax. Debrox has a wax softening agent with a peroxide solution that aids in removal. Stour office we have multiple patients who are seen monthly for removal no worries. ...Read more

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Can hair wax removal back strip near buttocks irritate hair follicules?

Can hair wax removal back strip near buttocks irritate hair follicules?

Hair removal: Yes depending on how it is done. Laser hair removal usually has the least side effects. As the other methods usually involve physicl trauma or chemicals. ...Read more

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Does Baby oil work to remove ear wax build up??

Does Baby oil work to remove ear wax build up??

Yes...: Couple drops at bed time for few days. Caution you should not have perforation of your ear drum. ...Read more

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Suggestions on riding motorcycle after wisdom teeth removed?

Suggestions on riding motorcycle after wisdom teeth removed?

After recovery: Sure, You would not want to operate any vehicle when under the influence of medication or anesthesia. If you have pain, you may be distracted also. If no med influence, and you feel normal, should be ok. Every case is different. For best results, make sure you are evaluated and treated by an oral surgeon. ...Read more

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How does a pediatric ENT remove impacted ear wax on a 2 yr old?

How does a pediatric ENT remove impacted ear wax on a 2 yr old?

Microscope/ Curette: If you go to an ent, usually they will use a magnified scope or ear microscope and pick out the wax. Other ways include lavage (washing with water) or sometimes a suction device. If your child has no symptoms of ear problems, there is no need to have the ears cleaned generally speaking. ...Read more

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Will the tissue removed with my wisdom teeth grow back?

Will the tissue removed with my wisdom teeth grow back?

Yes: Yes, the soft tissue and bone removed with the wisdom teeth will fill in. An xray a year later usually looks like a patient who never had wisdom teeth. For best results, see an oral surgeon for evaluation/recommendations/treatment. ...Read more

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Can the hopi ear candle treatment actually work by removing excess ear wax from your ears?

Can the hopi ear candle treatment actually work by removing excess ear wax from your ears?

Ear wax removal: Does the hopi treatment involve using a lighted candle whose other end is inserted into the ear canal? That would be very dangerous due to the risk of getting burns. I also wonder if that ever works! ...Read more

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How to remove dental wax from cavity?

How to remove dental wax from cavity?

Dental wax: See a dentist and have the tooth treated. The dentist will remove the temporary filling and place a stronger, longer lasting restoration ...Read more

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Do you get some bone removal in impacted wisdom tooth removal?

Do you get some bone removal in impacted wisdom tooth removal?

Sometimes: Most wisdom teeth that are impacted due to an abnormal position and/or partially covered or fully covered by bone will require removal of bone to allow their removal. ...Read more

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Subsequent to hitting a sand covered cement floor my tooth is aching?

Subsequent to hitting a sand covered cement floor my tooth is aching?

Go to your dentist: You could have displaced, or fractured the tooth, or you could have injured the nerve. ...Read more

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Had wisdom tooth removed on 7th, today is 20th. Does the wisdom removal make my jaw weaker? Will external pressure or blow from outside, damage jaw?

Had wisdom tooth removed on 7th, today is 20th.  Does the wisdom removal make my jaw weaker?  Will external pressure or blow from outside, damage jaw?

6 months: It will take 6 weeks for bone to fill the extraction site, 6 months for the bone to mature. During that time contact sports should be avoided. ...Read more

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Impacted wisdom teeth removal. Does it hurt a lot?

Impacted wisdom teeth removal. Does it hurt a lot?

No: No. Not during, or after. Pain managed well with local or IV anesthesia and postop pain meds. For best results, make sure you are evaluated and treated by a board certified oral & maxillofacial surgeon. ...Read more

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I had my wisdom teeth removed. Will the remaining crowded teeth spread backwards by themselves?

I had my wisdom teeth removed. Will the remaining crowded teeth spread backwards by themselves?

Not likely: Teeth want to drift forward, not back, with or without wisdom teeth. Crowding does not self-correct, it gets worse with age. If front teeth are crowded, ask your dentist to refer you to an orthodontic specialist for discussion of treatment options. You owe it to yourself to at least explore options. ...Read more

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Removal of enlarged tonsils, 20 lb wt loss cured severe osa. Debating orthodontic braces but need teeth extracted. Can teeth removals reintroduce osa?

Removal of enlarged tonsils, 20 lb wt loss cured severe osa. Debating orthodontic braces but need teeth extracted. Can teeth removals reintroduce osa?

NO: But, correcting a bad bite will make your life more comfortable. If you have 12 cars and 10 parking spaces the cars will not fit. The same is true with the teeth. The orthodontist can push the teeth out of the parking lot (tip them off the bone which is not healthy) or extract teeth and utilize the space to align them, you are better off to do nothing if you decline extractions. ...Read more

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Can the clip move out of place after gb removal?

Can the clip move out of place after gb removal?

Yes, but....: ...It's extremely rare. I have done over 4000 laparoscopic gall bladder removals since 1990, and have had only one cystic duct clip failure. However, I have taken care of two other people in that time who have had the same problem. I would not worry about that. Good luck. ...Read more

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