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Doctor insights on: Symptoms Of Growing Wisdom Teeth

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Is one symptom of wisdom teeth growing in dizziness?

Is one symptom of wisdom teeth growing in dizziness?

No, unless: No, unless the dizziness is a response to severe pain associated with an infected or erupting wisdom tooth. For best results have wisdom teeth evaluated and treated by an oral surgeon. ...Read more

Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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What are the symptoms of tooth infections and of wisdom teeth growing?

What are the symptoms of tooth infections and of wisdom teeth growing?

Symptoms: Symptoms of tooth infection could be bad taste, swelling, pain, fever. Symptoms of erupting wisdom tooth could be swelling, pain, difficulty in biting down all the way, irritation to cheek. If the question is not hypothetical and you are have any one of those symptoms, see your dentist to find the cause of the problem. Good idea to see dentist for exam\x-rays anyway if it's been 6 months or more. ...Read more

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When do wisdom teeth start to grow?

When do wisdom teeth start to grow?

In the bone as buds: By age 12-14 one will see developing tooth buds on the x ray. All of your body is
embriologically completely formed at birth except your teeth and your sex organs. A developing tooth forms from a few cells....It is not just down there in the bone waiting to erupt. ...Read more

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At what age do wisdom teeth grow in?

At what age do wisdom teeth grow in?

Wisdom teeth: Wisdom teeth generally erupt between the ages of 17 and 21, but can come in earlier or later. It is best to monitor this through clinical exams and x-rays with a dentist to evaluate whether or not there is room for them to come in or if they need to be removed when it is easier and has less associated risk. Consult with an Oral Surgeon, or your General Dentist. ...Read more

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Can wisdom teeth never stop growing?

Can wisdom teeth never stop growing?

No: No, they will erupt until the contact the opposing tooth. If no opposing tooth, may erupt til hits the gum on the opposing jaw. If you have a wisdom tooth problem, the best person to see for evaluation is an oral & maxillofacial surgeon. ...Read more

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When do wisdom teeth usually grow in?

13-25: Varies widely. Wisdom teeth are most safely removed by mid teens. Make sure teens have wisdom teeth assessed by oral surgeon by midteens for expert advice. ...Read more

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When are my wisdom teeth going to grow?

When are my wisdom teeth going to grow?

Ages of 15 and 25: Four or more wisdom teeth come generally in between the ages of 15 and 25. Regardless the number or whether you have obvious symptoms, it is important to diagnose existing or potential problems caused by your wisdom teeth. ...Read more

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What symptoms are related to Wisdom Teeth?

What symptoms are related to Wisdom Teeth?

A few: Mostly pain, swelling, neck nodes swollen, limited oral opening.
See an oral surgeon for best wisdom teeth results. ...Read more

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How long do wisdom teeth take to all grow in?

How long do wisdom teeth take to all grow in?

Three: It takes three years for the top of the tooth to develop (the crown). Three years for the root to develop and three years for the tooth to erupt.

Wisdom teeth, what we call 3rd molars, usually erupt, if they are going to, between the late teens and early twenties. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of my wisdom teeth coming?

What are the symptoms of my wisdom teeth coming?

Tenderness & swellin: Slight tenderness and swelling in the area behind your 2nd molars may indicate that your third molars/wisdom teeth coming in. You may also see a corner of the tooth begin to appear behind the 2nd molar.

If you can see a portion of the tooth it is more likely that food and debris can accumulate under the soft tissue flap and cause inflammation. Keep the area very clean & rinse with salt water. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of wisdom teeth coming in?

What are the symptoms of wisdom teeth coming in?

Headache and jawpain: Pericornitis (painful wisdom teeth) includes swelling of gums, biting your cheek, pain on the face around the ear, difficulty opening, and tight muscles.
Take over the counter pain relievers and apply ice pack to side of face. Visit the dentist as soon as possible to evaluate for extraction. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how many wisdom teeth will grow?

Typically we have: 4 "wisdom" teeth (3rd molars) that form. However, wisdom teeth are the most likely of all teeth to fail to develop. Some people have none. Some have fewer than 4. And, I have removed 7 wisdom teeth from one patient. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Please tell me what age do wisdom teeth grow in?

Age 16-20: The wisdom teeth develop and may erupt or grow in from ages 16 thru 20, on average. Some people may not have any but normally one has two to four teeth. Some sit dormant and cause no problems. However, most wisdom teeth can partially erupt or push on the existing teeth which can lead to damages and infections. They may need to be removed. ...Read more

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Do wisdom teeth always hurt when they're growing?

Do wisdom teeth always hurt when they're growing?

No: Many wisdom teeth develop and erupt into the mouth with little or no discomfort, while others may produce some significant discomfort and problems. Another consideration is that everyone reacts differently to discomfort or pain. What one person may consider minor discomfort could be described as major pain by another person. ...Read more

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What are the side affects of growing wisdom teeth?

What are the side affects of growing wisdom teeth?

Headache, swelling: There are sometimes feeling of pressure associated with swelling and sometimes headache. ...Read more

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What is the normal age for wisdom teeth to grow?

What is the normal age for wisdom teeth to grow?

12-19: Most wisdom teeth will begin forming in late adolescents. Today most wisdom teeth need to be removed during their teenage years for several reasons. I would not recommend leaving the wisdom teeth until they erupt unless there is enough room, which is rare today. I would have them evaluated by an oral and maxillofacial surgeon. W. ...Read more

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How long does it take for wisdom teeth to grow in?

Age 20-22: If your wisdom teeth have not erupted by age 22 then they are probably impacted. Have your dentist x- ray and evaluate.
Impacted wisdom teeth can cause serious problems and should be removed! ...Read more

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What are the symptoms when cutting your wisdom teeth?

Wisdom teeth: Tender gum area that maybe a different color with sensitivity/pain to touch, sometimes a low grade fever. If it is a ten on a scale of ten then it might be pericornitis around a partially erupted tooth and you should see your dentist. ...Read more

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Can your wisdom teeth grow in when someone is only 15?

Wisdom teeth: No hard and fast rule, my own sons came in at 15... ...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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What damage can be caused from wisdom teeth growing in?

What damage can be caused from wisdom teeth growing in?

It depends: If there is room and the wisdom teeth are coming it there usually is not much or a problem. If there is inadequate room there maybe crowding, or the tooth may partially erupt, leaving a gap in the tissue where bacteria can cause gum problems. Check with you dentist to see what are the potential problems, but let the tooth erupt if you can and if there is room. ...Read more

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Will wisdom teeth grow back after having them pulled out?

Will wisdom teeth grow back after having them pulled out?

No*: *An individual who has undergone the removal of their wisdom tooth may on rare occasion find another tooth developing in the site of the extracted wisdom tooth. One possible cause could be that there may have been a supernumerary (extra) tooth that was not visible on the x-ray or at the time of surgery that was not removed, and is now developing into a visible tooth. ...Read more

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Curious as to how much do wisdom teeth hurt when growing?

Curious as to how much do wisdom teeth hurt when growing?

It can vary: The perception of pain or discomfort and how we respond to it varies from person to person. As wisdom teeth are developing and erupting or attempting to erupt into the mouth, can be uncomfortable for some patients, and extremely painful for others. ...Read more

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How long does it take for the bottom wisdom teeth to grow?

How long does it take for the bottom wisdom teeth to grow?

A long time: Tooth development and growth occurs over many years, starting out as a bud of tissue in the bone. For many people, wisdom teeth may begin erupting into the mouth during the early teen years, while others may have wisdom teeth that remain impacted due to space or position problems. Panoramic x-rays can provide information on the stage of development of your wisdom teeth. ...Read more

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Symptoms for wisdom teeth do get remove? Just want to know

Symptoms for wisdom teeth do get remove? Just want to know

?: Are you asking for sx to remove wisdom teeth? Dentist can tell you if too crowded or growing in wrong. If painful.... ...Read more

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How long will it take for me to feel the symptoms of wisdom teeth?

It may vary: What patients may feel or experience with wisdom teeth, whether they are erupting into the mouth or trying to erupt into the mouth may vary from tooth to tooth. Likewise, the same may be true with their removal. ...Read more

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At what age do your wisdom teeth supposed to start and stop growing?

At what age do your wisdom teeth supposed to start and stop growing?

Wisdom teeth: Begin to form under the gums about age 10. Begin to erupt into the mouth late teen age. Please ask your dentist to evaluate their status in your mouth. ...Read more

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Does the appearence of wisdom teeth signal that you will stop growing?

Not usually: Although wisdom teeth usually erupt in later teens to early twenties, there no real correlation between wisdom teeth formation, eruption and growth. ...Read more

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Will my wisdom teeth's growing in make my teeth too crowded as a result?

No: There is no proven correlation between wisdom tooth eruption and crowding of the other teeth. This used to be a common misconception, but has since been rejected by orthodontics. It is still best to have the wisdom tooth removed because there is often not enough room for them to fully erupt, you can't clean them, they will decay and cause pain. ...Read more

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I'm wondering what does it feel like when your wisdom teeth are growing in?

I'm wondering what does it feel like when your wisdom teeth are growing in?

Wisdom teeth: Sometimes wisdom teeth are valuable asset when healthy and properly aligned, but more often, they are misaligned, painful and require removal. The removal of wisdom teeth is one of the most common procedures. See your dentist for evaluation, x-rays and treatment if needed. ...Read more

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How long does it take for wisdom teeth to grow in once they start erupting?

How long does it take for wisdom teeth to grow in once they start erupting?

It varies: It varies on the size of the mouth and the position of the wisdom tooth. It my never com in or it can completely erupt if the conditions are right. ...Read more

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Could you explain why don't my wisdom teeth hurt me when they grow in like others?

Could you explain why don't my wisdom teeth hurt me when they grow in like others?

Some hurt, some don't: Not all erupting wisdom teeth cause pain. There are other reasons that removing a wisdom tooth may be important. See a board certified oral surgeon who can advise you about your situation. ...Read more

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I don't have wisdom teeth yet and the teeth before my wisdom teeth are still growing. Is this normal?

I don't have wisdom teeth yet and the teeth before my wisdom teeth are still growing. Is this normal?

Maybe: We call them wisdom teeth because they usually erupt at about the age of 18, the age of (questionable) wisdom. If yours are not erupted by the age of 41, either they are impacted (stuck under the gum) or perhaps they are not present. Not everybody gets wisdom teeth. You should have x-rays taken by a dentist to be sure that everything is ok. ...Read more

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My bottom teeth are crowded with no room to spare. Will my wisdom teeth growing in mess it up even more?

My bottom teeth are crowded with no room to spare. Will my wisdom teeth growing in mess it up even more?

No: It is generally agreed by most dentists that wisdom teeth do not cause or contribute to crowding of teeth. Have your dentist determine whether or not your wisdom teeth should come out and see an orthodontist for a consultation regarding your occlusion (bite) and the benefits of orthodontic treatment. ...Read more

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If I am having symptoms of wisdom teeth issues. Is it an emergency I need to get checked right away or can I wait over the weekend till monday.

If I am having symptoms of wisdom teeth issues. Is it an emergency I need to get checked right away or can I wait over the weekend till monday.

Wisdom teeth?: If you have no signs of infection or neurologic problems I would think it could wait. Pain associated with fever or discharge for example would be more of an emergency. ...Read more

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My wisdom teeth are growing in and are very painful, I don't want to take them out. How do I get them to hurt less? They make it difficult to eat.

Wants and needs: What you want and what you need may not be the same. Have yourself evaluated by an oral surgeon to see if you have enough room for your wisdom teeth... most people don't. If that is the case, the sooner you extract them the sooner you will feel better. ...Read more

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Aside from possibly making teeth crooked, do wisdom teeth usually DAMAGE the roots of the other teeth? (assuming they aren't growing in correctly.)

They might: Impacted and malpositioned wisdom teeth are often tucked in and touching the distal root of the second molar. This area is almost impossible to floss, brush, and keep clean, resulting in root caries on the second molar. In the end, the wisdom tooth still needs to be extracted to restore the second molar. If they are impacted, extract them... they will never do you any good. ...Read more

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I am 17.My wisdom teeth is comming? What could I do for less pain? How much time teeth required to grow? Also feeling pain in body and have temperature?

I am 17.My wisdom teeth is comming? What could I do for less pain? How much time teeth required to grow? Also feeling pain in body and have temperature?

Possible infection: I would get to a dentist asap to have an evaluation. You may have an infection around the area where the wisdom tooth is erupting- pericoronitis. ...Read more

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When do wisdom teeth start growing in for girls and boys?

When do wisdom teeth start growing in for girls and boys?

Typically 18-20 yo: Wisdom teeth, or 3rd molars, are the last teeth to erupt. They can erupt as early as 15 years old, or they commonly never erupt.

Possibly pathways for 3rd molar development
1. Congenitally missing - most common missing tooth
2. Impaction - there is insufficient room or a poor eruption path resulting in a molar that never comes in - common
3. Partial eruption
4. Sucessful eruption- rare. ...Read more

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Can wisdom teeth growing in be the source of my migraines?

Can wisdom teeth growing in be the source of my migraines?

No: Not true migraine headaches. I see patients referred all the time for wisdom teeth and "headache". Most commonly, patient bruxes, and the bruxism rather than the wisdom teeth is the source of the headaches.
Best advice see oral surgeon for wisdom teeth. ...Read more

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Wisdom Teeth (Definition)

Wisdom teeth are the last molars to "come in" to a person's mouth. They usually emerge when someone is 17 to 21 years old. Many wisdom teeth become impacted for lack of room in the mouth, and ...Read more