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I had 2 wisdom teeth extracted last wednesday. There was a RC done on 2 teeth with caps fitted. The pain is unbearable for last 1 week. Also, I feel a bone from the extracted tooth base piercing my cheek like a pin. Please let me know if this is normal.

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Hello Thanks for the Query As per your words you might be suffering from Dry socket a common complication after extration.It will take a while to become normal Only symptomatic treatment can be done in this case. Please visit your dentist for the same Thank you Dr.Aman Bhatia
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Hi , Its hard to predict things without an X-ray. Will be able to help you after some pictures and fresh X-ray of the region involved.
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No this is not normal. Please visit the same dentist and report ur problem. There might be some sharp bony spicule which might have to be rounded off.
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It doesnt look normal. Pain should come down after 1 week of extraction. Xray is required for proper diagnosis. Visit your dentist regarding this problem. Thank you.
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After traumatic or surgical extraction of wisdom teeth some pain persists for 1 weak.But if its unbearable then u should consult ur doctor to see the cause.Might be u have dry socket problem or have pain in ur rc treated teeth
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It takes 6 months to heal that extracted site completely, but if u feel any bony spicule or sharp margin then go to the dentist & remove that part, ur pain automatically will gone
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