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Posted by: Lisa | 2012-01-15


Wisdom teeth and gingivitus

Hi. I have 3 problems:

(1) My wisdom teeth, instead of growin straight up like it should, it grew scew into the teeth in front of it. My dentist said I should''ve come earlier, cos im already 24. I have no pain or problems. My question is, it important to have these teeth removed? I know they have to put you out to the op, and I am terrified of that, and will it develop problems later in my life, even though I have no problems at present?

(2) Bleeding swollen gums. What else can I do to reverse this problem? Does luke warm salt water help?

(3) I have a whole at the back of my upper very last tooth. Its so deep, its into the gum and if I fiddle in it, its sensitive, like it might be close to the root or never. It is not black, no signs of rotting, according to dentist last year, but its like it broke off? No pain, just irritating cos food gets stuck in there. What can I do or take?

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