Recovering After Wisdom Tooth Extraction

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Many people opt to have wisdom teeth extracted before they cause problems while others require
this surgery because of issues such as impacted teeth. Regardless of the reason for the extraction,
the method of recovery and the time required is fairly standard at around the two-week mark.
The process is as follows:

– Within 24 hours blood clots form over the wound

– Days 2 to 3 should see swelling reduce

– After about 7 days the dentist will remove any stitches

After ten days, any soreness or stiffness should disappear and “any mild bruising on the face
should heal” after a fortnight and you can read more at

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