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Does this look like a dry socket... Post 6 days ofextraction

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Posted by: armaniprep18  (4 years ago)
I was wondering if the uploaded pic has any evidence of a dry socket of the third molar.
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I was wondering if the uploaded pic has any evidence of a dry socket of the third molar.

You cannot tell anything about a socket by what it looks like on the outside. It is only by irrigating the socket to see if the clot is intact that a dry socket can be diagnosed.
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