Dry socket, otherwise called alveolar osteitis, is a painful condition that occurs when the blood clot for an extraction socket gets dislodged. Read about the causes, symptoms, and treatment.
Dry socket is a painful dental condition that occurs after permanent tooth extraction, if not taken proper care of the extraction socket, it will lead to dislodgement of blood clot from the extraction socket.
Healing Time Required for a Dry Socket:
In case of persistent pain even after extraction of the affected tooth, consult a dentist online to rule out dry socket --> https://www.icliniq.com/ask-a-doctor-online/dentist
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30 Dec 2019 - 2 min read
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