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Blood clot from tooth extraction

By Colleen 3/10/2017 11:07:03 PM
I had 2 teeth pulled yesterday morning and in one of the sockets there is a blood clot almost as big as a tooth is this normal
Posted By : Dr. Ritz on 3/10/2017 11:07:03 PM

Normally the blood clot is in the socket . It is not as big as the tooth but if you don't have any problem it is o.k. Don't disturb the clot because if it dislodges it can cause the dry socket which is a painful condition. For more info o the do's and don'ts after tooth extraction you can visit the following link on our website.....'s-and-don'ts-after-tooth-extraction-153.aspx

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