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Why do you have to remove gauze before eating or drinking after tooth extraction even if you are bleeding?

4 doctors weighed in
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In brief: Aspiration

There's always a concern about the patient swallowing or aspirating (inhaling) the gauze.
Makes perfect sense.

In brief: Aspiration

There's always a concern about the patient swallowing or aspirating (inhaling) the gauze.
Makes perfect sense.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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Dr. Lawrence Scalzo
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: May swallow or

inhale it , not good.

In brief: May swallow or

inhale it , not good.
Dr. Lawrence Scalzo
Dr. Lawrence Scalzo
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