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Canker Sore

Canker sore gone rouge.

So for 4 weeks I've had this gone rouge canker sore. I'm getting it surgically removed in 2 months. It's so noticeable although it's in the inside of my bottom lip. I also wear bottom retainers and that makes the pain 2x worse. What can I do to reduce it or completely remove it. I've tried staying away from sugary or acidic food but that doesn't help, please help me.

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Gums where wisdom teeth were removed after 2 years seem to be suddenly opening again.

I had my wisdom teeth out almost 2 years aago. And just earlier I had noticed that I tasted slight blood in my mouth. I came to realize that where I had my wisdom teeth removed it seemed like it was starting to open back up again. It's slightly swollen and sore and it stings. Cannot get picture with where it is at

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Twin blocks

So I have had twin block braces for coming up to a year now and I find them very irritating and annoying, as well as very embarrassing so I don’t wear them much, I can’t stand going to school with them in because I can’t hardly speak with them in. Every time I go to my orthodontist she says to come back every 12 weeks, so I do but I haven’t been wearing them so there is no point. I have an appointment tomorrow and have once again failed to wear my brace, what do I say to my...

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How can I fix my out of lined tooth?

I had braces which straighten my teeth for awhile and I did wear my retainers. Now one of me tooths are pushing upward out of alignment which makes the bottom row no longer straight and when I talk you can see that one tooth sticking out. What can I do to make it back aligned ? Is there a way to cut it down or something

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Upper Jaw Surgery Pain 18 Years Later

I had upper jaw surgery 18 years ago. Over the last few weeks I have been having pain in my upper jaw on the right side near my ear. It's getting worse, stabbing and shooting pain. It gets worse when I chew. Should I be concerned or can I do anything for it?.... I also had surgery on my tongue and chin the same summer as my upper jaw surgery and also had all 4 of my wisdom removed

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