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Is it normal for white/yellow stuff to be on the exraction site?
I got an extraction 2 days ago and yesterday white/yellow stuff started to show on the site. Is that normal? I can see on side of the hole but not the other. It doesn't hurt, but could it be an infection or start of dry socket? When can you start...
Late teething out of sequence
My son is 18 he has 4 upper incisors and 2 lower central incisors. His first lower molars r just erupting but his lateral lower incisors show no sign of eruption! Is this pattern normal for his age considering he is also very late! He had his first...
Immediate Denture Sleeping
I recently had 28 teeth extracted. It's been 48 hours. I've had my immediate dentures in constantly. I'm wondering if i still have to sleep in them or not. Do i have to keep them in 24 hours a day except for cleaning?
Worried about possible dry socket after extraction
Hi there, I just had a tooth pulled today(2nd from the back, bottom left), and i am somewhat worried that a dry socket will form. I've kept the gauze on the extracion site all day, eaten/drank with it in place, and i have this terrible habit of...
Adjusting a crown.
My dentist prepared my tooth and took the mold for the crown. He had an issue getting a good mold and after 4 tries felt he was successful. Due to financial reasons, I wore my temporary crown for 2 1/2 months before I could go back and have the...