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What things make dry socket more likely?

What things make dry socket more likely?

Bad luck: Dry sockets can occur with any extraction. Vigorous rinsing, spitting, sucking through a straw, and smoking may increase the risk of developing a dry socket or osteitis. ...Read more

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Dry Socket (Definition)

Occurs when there is a complication in the healing after a tooth extraction. It is an inflammation of the bone where a tooth was removed and the blood clot was lost, exposing the bone. Produces a foul ...Read more


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What things make blepharitis more likely?

What things make blepharitis more likely?

Heat, age, hygiene: Blepharitis gets worse when its hotter, as people age and as people fail to keep their eyelids clean. Regular lid hygiene (instructed by your doctor) with occaisional topical antibiotics controls it. Bad cases and patients with rosacea (see your doctor for this diagnosis) are often given systemic antibiotics (pills you take by mouth) in addition to topical. Its never cured-its controlled! ...Read more

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What things make kleptomania more likely?

What things make kleptomania more likely?

Kleptomania: Kleptomania is is an irresistible urge to steal items of trivial value. Causes are unknown for this complex disorder, head injury may precipitate symptoms however most cases stem from a history of poor parenting, relationship conflicts, or acute stressors—abrupt occurrences that cause stress. There may be associated personality disorder or mood disorder that can be treated. ...Read more

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What things make facial scarring more likely?

What things make facial scarring more likely?

Depth of injury: There may be an injury, an infection, a burn, or acne. The extent of inflammation and the duration of it are factors. Delayed or primitive repair result in more scars. Genetic factors and darker skin effect the final appearance of a scar. Vitamins such as vit. E are not useful, but lubrication with any emollient yields better healing. Antibiotics such as Bacitracin are not useful, cause allergic r. ...Read more

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What things make appendicitis more likely?

What things make appendicitis more likely?

Nothing except: Having an appendix is what makes it more likely altho many people live to ripe old age without ever having to have it removed. There is no prevention that one can do to avoid appendicitis. ...Read more

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How likely is getting dry socket?

Usually low: Chances are usually very low; however, if you use a straw with a lot of suction, you can lose the clot and develop a dry socket. Heavy smoking after extraction can also lead to dry socket. If you are over zealous brushing your teeth, you can also dislodge the clot. ...Read more

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What things make chikungunya more likely?

What things make chikungunya more likely?

Mosquitos: This illness is caused by mosquito bites from infected insects. The mosq. Is usually fornd in tanzania and other parts of africa. It is rarely fateal and symptoms such as fever or joint pain are treated as they come. Prevention of mosq bites in infected areas such as bug spray is the best prevention. ...Read more

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What things make brucellosis more likely?

What things make brucellosis more likely?

Animals and cheese: This bug can be acquired from infected cattle or dogs. Likewise unpasteurized milk as is used for some types of cheese can harbor brucella organisms. It can be treated but prevention is the best strategy, by pasteurizing milk or being very fastidious in producing products from unpasteurized milk. ...Read more

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What things can you eat to make your skin less dry?

What things can you eat to make your skin less dry?

None: Avoid caustic soaps. Use emollients or moisturizers, especially after soaking in water. Diet not relevant. Consuming large volumes of water will only produce large volumes of urine. I favor ceramide creams for many people. These are found in Eucerin, Aveeno, Nutrogena, CeraVe, generics. ...Read more

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What things make it more likely to get cervicitis?

What things make it more likely to get cervicitis?

Multiple things: Multiple sex partners, unclean dildoes, repeated vaginal infections, and poor vulvar hygiene all make cervicitis more likely. ...Read more

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What things make it more likely to get pleural effusion?

What things make it more likely to get pleural effusion?

Infection, tumor,CHF: A pleural effusion is just fluid in the space between lung and rib cage. Normally this 'potential space' is empty with a scant amount of fluid to allow the lung to expand/and slide inside the rib cage. Inflammation/infection/tumor may cause fluid to build up in the pleural space causing a pleural effusion. The fluid can be 'tapped' for analysis. Another cause is related to heart failure (chf). ...Read more

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What things make it more likely to get bird flu?

What things make it more likely to get bird flu?

Close contact: Close contact with animals infected or carrying the particular strain of influenza virus is the usual way of getting infection. It may contact with poultry, ducks and pigs. It is only rarely transmitted from one human to another. ...Read more

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What will lead to a dry socket?

Unknown: The cause of dry socket is not completely known. The general hypothesis used are: bone tissue that's been traumatized during the extraction and tissue activators that cause the blood clot to disintegrate. The lack of blood clot in socket and exposed alveolar bone is a factor not a cause. ...Read more

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What are the factors that make it more likely to get cerebral contusion?

What are the factors that make it more likely to get cerebral contusion?

Carelessness: Contusion- bruising on the brain can be caused by bad luck, but more often they are a result of carelessness when people don't wear bicycle helmets, motorcycle helmets, or helmets on 4 wheelers. They are careless in their pursuit of fun and don't follow proper techniques to protect their brain. Be careful, plan carefully, and go through a little inconvenience to save the brain! ...Read more

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Crackling when swallowing makes ear hurt more and more every time , what are possible conditions? Any dangerous ones? Please don't say see doctor.....

Crackling when swallowing makes ear hurt more and more every time , what are possible conditions? Any dangerous ones? Please don't say see doctor.....

Possibilities...: Many, many things are possible in life, so the real question is what is likely. One reason to get a doctor's help is to treat the likely causes while watching out for the many, many, rarer but possible things in life. That's just the way life is. Ear or jaw symptoms can be from allergies, infections; problems in the middle ear, the eustachian tubes, the nose or throat, in the TMJ (jaw joint), etc. ...Read more

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What are the factors that make it more likely to get broken collar bone?

What are the factors that make it more likely to get broken collar bone?

Falls: Typically these injuries occur with falls from a bike or other activities where on might land on their shoulder. Sometimes the clavicle (collarbone) fractures and sometimes the ac joint gets the brunt and gets injured. ...Read more

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What are possible reasons that my eczema gets so much worse at night?

What are possible reasons that my eczema gets so much worse at night?

Restful: When the body and mind are at rest , an individual with eczema has more time to focus on the itch of eczema. ...Read more

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Can a dry socket make you sick to your stomach?

Yes: A dry socket after wisdom teeth extraction is when the blood clot come out. This can occur no matter how well you follow you direction. It can make you sick to the starch most likely your in alot of pain. And you need to see the oral surgeon several times to change medications. ...Read more

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How would you describe the bad taste that comes from a dry socket?

How would you describe the bad taste that comes from a dry socket?

Could be a: Putrid taste / smell. Generally the complaint is severe pain. Consult with your dentist or oral surgeon for appropriate treatment. ...Read more