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An_249119 posted:
got 3 teeth pulled on friday 2 bottom molars and 1 top, but my teeth on the bottom front hurt next to the one that got pulled... is that normal? what do i do?
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Thumperr responded:
and the gums at the very bottom are flaming red...
 
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Zev Kaufman, DDS replied to Thumperr's response:
Dear Thumperr:

By now, the pain should have subsided. This sound normal and within normal limits. It is not uncommon for teeth next to a surgical area to hurt for a day or two.

It is most important to keep excellent oral hygiene and to go back to your dentist for a two week post op follow up visit.

Think on how you want to get these teeth replaced in the near future.

Best of luck,
Dr. Zev Kaufman


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