Wisdom Tooth Extraction
Wisdom tooth; It is the third-largest molar with 4 teeth in total, usually at the end of both sides of the jaw between the ages of 16 and 25, and is the last tooth to come out.
What is the Cause of wisdom Tooth Ache?
When the wisdom teeth cannot find a place in the jaw, which shrinks over time, it can resort to many paths to make room for itself.
One of them is the wisdom tooth, it initiates physiological inflammation to pierce the bone that blocks it, and if successful, it will put very serious pressure on your other teeth, causing them to change their place, i.e. the problem of inflation, which causes a sturdy pain. To prevent inflammation, it is necessary to use antibiotics (Augmentin 1000 mg). The antibiotic will take effect after day 2. After the inflammation has dried. It is absolutely necessary to go to the dentist.
Another is that buried wisdom teeth cause cysts and tumors to form. In order not to fall into this situation and not to be subjected to advanced surgical interventions, it should be followed up with good evaluation and X-rays.
Should Wisdom Teeth Be extracted?
Yes, If the above-mentioned conditions exist, wisdom teeth should be removed. In addition, it should be withdrawn in cases that are inconsistent with the treatment of the patient who is undergoing treatment for caries and orthodontics in the wisdom tooth.
Can a wisdom tooth that does not have any pain Cause problem?
Any wisdom tooth that comes out painlessly and properly should never be pulled. The disadvantage is that mouth cleaning requires a little more care, since it is only located at the back.
What to Do After wisdom tooth extraction?
After the extraction of the wisdom tooth, the tampon given by the dentist is bitten for 20-30 minutes. The purpose of this is to ensure that the blood formation in the wound clots. This is one of the most important factors in the healing process of the wound. After the bumper, the bleeding will continue in the form of a leak. This leak-shaped hemorrhage is called a hemorrhage.
No food or drink until the lethargy in the mouth passes. In addition, hot food and drink are strictly prohibited for at least 36 hours.
Swelling and bruising may occur on the face. To greatly reduce this, cold compresses can be applied to the operation area for up to 6 hours from the outside. You can apply cold compresses by resting for 5 minutes every 15 minutes.
No sports for at least 48 hours. Otherwise, accelerated blood circulation will cause the wound to open. In addition, smoking should never be smoked for at least 48 hours.
If stitches are removed, they should not be cleaned with materials such as toothbrushes and toothpicks.
Hard foods such as nuts should not be eaten for 1 week. And again, it is preferred not to use the side of the wisdom tooth which was removed for a week.
Finally, it is necessary to follow the doctor’s prescription to the letter after the examination or checkups.