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What is dry socket and how do you get it?

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Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry
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In brief: See this:

http://www.webmd.
com/oral-health/guide/dry-socket-symptoms-and-treatment.

In brief: See this:

http://www.webmd.
com/oral-health/guide/dry-socket-symptoms-and-treatment.
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dr. Gary Sandler
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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management

In brief: Dry socket

Dry socket is a painful complication that can happen after tooth extraction.
The pain typically starts about 2-3 days after extraction. Other symptoms of dry socket include bad breath and an unpleasant smell. The most important thing you can do to prevent a dry socket is follow the postoperative instructions by your surgeon.

In brief: Dry socket

Dry socket is a painful complication that can happen after tooth extraction.
The pain typically starts about 2-3 days after extraction. Other symptoms of dry socket include bad breath and an unpleasant smell. The most important thing you can do to prevent a dry socket is follow the postoperative instructions by your surgeon.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin
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