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What things make dry socket more likely?

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Dr. Daniel Quon
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
3 doctors agree

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Daniel Quon
Dr. Daniel Quon
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Dry socket

Oestrogen in women, smoking, poor general health.

In brief: Dry socket

Oestrogen in women, smoking, poor general health.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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