Alveolar osteitis

What is Alveolar osteitis?

Inflammation of the alveolar bone and it is associated with pain.

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Had my wisdom teeth removed in Saturday. On the bottom left side I have developed a hard painf lump. I can hardly open my mouth and the pain in too...

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This might be dry socket (Alveolar osteitis) , a painful phenomenon that most commonly occurs a few days...

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Hello, I had a molar tooth removed yesterday with local anaesthetic. The site of the extraction seems fine and not painful, but I woke during the...

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First of all i would like to inform you that little discomfort and pain up to some extent after extraction is normal....

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Hi, I just got my wisdom teeth removed and everything was was going good but today I noticed a yellowish thing on my gum area. I have been keeping...

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Thanks for the query.

I would like to tell you that wisdom tooth extraction is not a simple procedure, it is somewhat complicated surgical...

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