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From The Socket Where Wisdom Tooth Removal Was Done There Is A Bad Taste
EXT > bad taste?: Lots of possibilities: many patients just don't brush and floss as well after surgery, food decaying in socket, early infection, beginning of dry socket, etc. Make sure you are brushing and flossing adequately, rinsing after the first 24 hours and see your own dentist to check on healing. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Pain and bad taste: Dry sockets usually occur within 4-5 days following the removal of a tooth. Most dry sockets are associated with removal of teeth in the lower jaw and patients describe a foul taste accompanied with varying degrees of discomfort. If you are experiencing problems postoperatively your dentist or surgeon can advise you if you have a dry socket and provide treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Very likely: For most people who develope dry sockets after tooth removal...Appears after a few days following the event. It doesn't happen immediately. That pain a few days after extraction is probably a dry socket. To help yourself go back and see the doctor who will pack in a sedative material in the hole. It may work the first time or take many visits. It could be something else...So go. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Very slim: The pain typically starts about 2-3 days after the tooth was extracted. Other symptoms of dry socket include bad breath and an unpleasant smell. The most important thing you can do to prevent a dry socket is follow the post operative instructions by your surgeon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Its been 135 hours since my wisdom tooth removal. What are the chances me met getting a dry socket? And can I eat anything i want like a burrito?
I believe that my blood clot became slightly dislodged and I'm afraid of a dry socket. It is the 4th day after my wisdom tooth removal.
What to do about dry socket after wisdom tooth removal question plus do I take my birth control pill?
Dry socket dressing : This dressing is typically changed every 24 to 48 hours, for 3 to 6 days. However, the exact frequency and duration is simply dictated by the patient's comfort requirements. Rec.: see your dentist/oral surgeon for evaluation, dressing or future instructions. You should continue with your birth control pills. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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