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How Long Does It Take For Facial Swelling To Go Down After A Bone Graft Surgery
Facial swelling: The swelling that is normally expected is usually proportional to the surgery involved. swelling around the mouth, cheeks, eyes, and sides of the face is not uncommon. this is the body's normal reaction to surgery and eventual repair. the swelling will not become apparent until the day following surgery and will not reach its maximum until 2-3 days post-operatively. use frozen pea packs. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
I had a tooth extraction, bone graft surgery 3 days ago. Swelling and pain are horrible, gum is black/grey, dark red lump around it. Is it infected?
I had an extraction and bone grafting done on my lower left back molar after having an abcess for one month. It's been six days and I still have swelling. I wake up with pain coming from the surgery site and a pain and swelling a few inches below the site
Bone graft : Consolidation usually takes two months.Get a more detailed answer ›
Need surgery (ORIF, bone graft) for nonunion 3rd met. How long might recovery be, how long to walk, exercise (bike) and run? Possible complications?
My knee is swelling and hard after bone graft was toke i can't stand any pressure in it is this normal?
I am 4 days post extraction and bone graft (2 back upper molars) no swelling or pain but noticing a bad odor . Is this normal?
No: See your Dentist, Periodontist, or Oral Surgeon for a reevaluation. ...Read more
Had a tooth extraction and bone graft 3 weeks ago. Yesterday noted swelling and pain. No redness or oozing from site. Possible food irritation?
Stress fracture 3rd met, not healed (some callus), sore, some swelling after 20 weeks. Specialist says ORIF & bone graft to help healing. Best option?
After triple arthodsis wih paxmal bone graft surgery i experience tingling and numbness will this go away?
I had oral surgery for a bone graft. I've had headaches increasing in intensity for the past 5 day..?
After humerus bone graft surgery, can we travel in a bike for near by places? Its been 2 months after the surgery.
Surgeries vary: but mostly there's been x-rays by this time to demonstrate the bones have come together. If the bones are solid, accidents can still break them back apart but short of more trauma, if they are healing, then low stresses are not bad. I cannot say in your particular case, but generally by 6 wk, some healing on x-ray. ...Read more
Will a second surgery help me recover from a previous bone graft surgery on my right foot almost five years ago?
Complex: Unfortunately, there's no simple answer for this. I would first start by seeing the surgeon that did the operation previously. You may need more testing, and there may be other types of options. If you would like, feel free to get a second opinion. It's often a good idea. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Scaphoid surgery November21/14 with bone graft, one of the screws is pushing hard against skin and causing pain, can it be removed sooner?
What are the signs to look for on a bone graft surgery of the scaphoid bone fixture with a screw to know if it needs medical attention right away?
Pin removal surgery from MRSA infected pins in bone graft replacement 3 days ago, with gen. Anesth. Been having increasingly worse vision issues since?
Yes: Absolutely, we do it routinely. For example, when we do the full arch implant surgical / restorative treatment in one day, we keep the bone removed from reshaping the irregular contours and that removed when preparing the implant sites. This is then grafted wherever it is needed. Good Luck. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
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