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Dry Socket (After tooth extraction): All you need to know

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hi everyone we are going to talk about

one of the most common post-operative

complications

of dental extraction including wisdom

tooth surgeries

called dry socket dry socket

also termed as alveolar osteitis

is a painful condition many people

suffer from

post dental extraction as soon as the

tooth is removed

blood fills the socket forming a blood

clot

dry socket occurs when this blood clot

at the extraction site

is dislodged prematurely fails to

develop

or dissolves before healing let us talk

about the healing process to understand

what exactly happens

on the day of the extraction the tooth