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What Color Are Dissolvable Stitches In Mouth
3 weeks post laparoscopy, dissolvable stitches have fallen out but there are small red dots where the stitches were, what are these, will they go?
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
What would cause dissolvable stitches not to dissolve and still come up out of the scars from two different operations?
Is it normal to have some sort of white gummy thing (like tissue substance) on the hole 5 days after wisdom teeth extraction?
Are stitches used in blepharoplasty? Does the surgeon actually put stitches in the eyelids during blepharoplasty, or are the incisions closed some other way?
ALL.of my upper teeth.pulled 5 days ago. Gums: greenish scabs over them and are hot, dry. Pain: 4. There are large lumps in wisdom site. Infection?
Possible: See your Surgeon about this. Bony infection (dry socket) usually rears its ugly head about day 3 or 4. However, you might have a low grade infection or simply regular healing. Also, there may be debris in some of the extraction sites which causes loss of the clot and delayed and painful healing. Too much rinsing will lead to same thing. Get it checked out. Good Luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I got my wisdom teeth removed in August of 2015 and now, It feels like teeth are growing in in the spots where extracted. What are they? Normal?
Wisdom tooth extracted monday, sour metallic taste in mouth that i can't get rid of. Site is pink, clotted, stitched, and healing. No pain, fever, etc. On antibiotics. What can I do for the taste?
There are black spots on my wound that turn white as the wound gets less moist. I am on keflex for the same wound. What are these spots?
Regeneration tissue: In the healing process of a wound it will change colors and consistency. Many times a white film or tissue that can appear on a healing wound is regenerating tissue. Do not scrape it off, continue to nurture the wound and watch for increasing redness and swelling that continues to spread outward from the site. This is a possible sign of infection along with fevers of course. Continue healing! ...Read more
4 days after wsdm tooth extractions (impacted), pink "bubble like" things where teeth were. Soft and cover up hole. Is this normal part of healing?
Lips corner are sore and inside the lips are abrasion like symptoms.lips corner are whitish in color.What could these symptoms be?
5 days post extraction. Slight throbbing in my other teeth. Clot does not look like it is there dark brown and whitish up there. Is this dry socket?
5 Days Post Op: It is best to call your own dentist and discuss this issue. Post operative evaluation is part of the routine responsibility of the treating dentist. A dry socket is not the only concern here and therefore it should be evaluated asap. Why wait and take a chance? ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Healing: During an extraction, gingival tissues may have been peeled back to gain access to the tooth, or the gum tissue could have been torn. At times, the surgeon will approximate the tissues to achieve primary closure, and sutures are needed to keep the wound closed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Found out that there are holes in my tonsils and the roof of my mouth is yellowish. Are my tonsils even normal?
Tonsilliths: Hello, food particles can get stuck in the pockets or crevices of your tonsils. Gargle with plain water after every meal. This should help to keep your tonsils clean. ...Read more
I'm having trouble even chewing, mostly in the back near your molars and the gums changed color they purple and black, why?
Gum infection ?: Difficulty chewing on your molars could be due to inflammation of the gums or under the tooth in the bone socket. This could also be associated with an infection. The color change in your gums to purple is not normal. It should be pink. Go to your dentist and get an evaluation before it worsens. ...Read more
I lost my soft contact lens in both eyes, pieces of these r stuck deep in upper fornix and around my eyeballs, not accessible, what methods can dr use.
Look but be gentle.: Try to flush with sterile saline. Also double everting the lids can sometimes find stubborn foreign bodies in the eye. You can't really do this yourself. A scratch on the cornea can give you a sensation that a foreign body is still there even if there is none.. So don't be too aggressive in your search. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My lips don't just peel, they crack open and leave wide, deep bleeding holes. I have strips of scar tissue from old piercings, is this the reason?
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