POSTEXTRACTION PROBLEMS-NATURAL REMEDIES
There are many postextraction problems such as:
Swelling and pain
Swelling is normal after oral surgery and is directly proportional to the degree of trauma. Pain also occurs due to this. So for this purpose ice pack should be used.
It is pain assumed to occur due to bacterial action. Usually, the pain starts after 2nd or 3rd day of injury.
It is much more common among people such as:
- Oral contraceptive users
It is a rare case. It is mostly confused with alveolitis. But it differentiated as follows:
- Local tenderness
Osteonecrosis of the jaw
It is an oral lesion involve persistent exposure of mandibular or maxillary bone, which usually have the problem of:
- Loosening of teeth
- Purulent discharge
It usually occurs after surgery from the small vessels. Any clots that extend out of the socket removed with gauze, and a four-inch gauze pad or a tea bag placed over the socket. Then the patient is advised to apply pressure by biting for 1 hour.