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Tooth Extraction Blood Clot Picture
Is it normal for a blood clot to decrease in size/area within a few days after a tooth extraction? Started out very large, now the size in profile pic
Http://goo.Gl/xe7mvm wisdom tooth extraction talking made it open up. Pictures at link doesn't hurt- blood clot exposed. Day 5 concern needed?
Call your dentist: in General if you keep pressure on the area in question you should stop the bleeding. If you eat and rinse your mouth before a proper clot formation, you can start bleeding again, in this case reapply pressure with a gauze or best use a tea bag and bite on it for 15 minutes, it should help. Other wise call your dentist. ...Read more
Go back: If there is pain, please call the doctor who exreracted your tooth. ...Read more
Does a tooth extraction blood clot turn white and start shrinking by fifth day. Not sure if its bone now or just blood clot shrinking into the socket?
Healing socket: If it is day five and you had a problem with healing and there was exposed bone, you would know it as you would have severe pain. Although a blood clot is reddish in color, food and tissue debris can accumulate at the top of the healing socket and appear white. You should be fine. Just follow up with your dentist for a post op check about 7 days from the time of the extraction. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What should the color of a healing tooth extraction blood clot look like, I got my tooth extracted 2 days ago and it's a white an yellow color?
I am on day 8 after my tooth extraction. I took my meds for a wk and haven't had pain so far. I worry about dislodging blood clot. Should i be worried?
No: Sounds like you have followed all of your post-surgical instructions and are healing well. The blood clot has done its duty and is allowing the extraction site to start to form the matrix then the bone will fill in the void. Do not worry about the blood clot. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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