Anonymous asked in HealthDental · 4 weeks ago

Is it possible to start developing dry socket within the first 16 hours of a wisdom tooth extraction?

I forgot I wasn't supposed to swish with mouthwash on the first day.

1 Answer

  • Tavy
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago
    Favourite answer

    Dry socket develops only in the first 3 days. If the clot is still there then it is not dry socket.

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