It's my 6th day after I got 4 wisdom teeth pulled out.and I just wanna know why is the a piece of my gum on top on my last to on the right side it kinda look like a bump.I can't bite down or nothing so I haven't ate nothing.. I have just be drink milk shake my swelling had gone down but that piece of my gum is still there and it can't be moved....any help

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  • Dr.Ritz

    Dr.Ritz 09 - July - 2014, at 09:32 AM

  • Extractions sockets take time to heal and if it is surgical extraction with bone cutting, which most of wisdom tooth extractions are, then it may take 2-3 weeks to heal. If the swelling has gone down and pain is gradually decreasing then there is nothing to worry about. The gum tissue will also heal and bump will dissolve with time. However keep on taking the meds regularly and follow all instructions given by dentist. for more info on wisdom tooth extraction you can check this link in our website...

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