I have several questions about my current dental procedure. I need help and advice. I really appreciate any oppions and suggestions.
Eight weeks ago, I had bone grafting (Bovine) on my low molars of both sides. I am going to finish the last step - put crown on next week. But currently I still feel too much pressure under the surgical teeth, root exposure symptoms, gum swollen, fullness and pain under my chin (both sides). My lymph nodes under the chin are enlarged. Are these normal reactions to bone grafting? Do I have infections? Like my current situation, should the dentist put crowns on? Do I need antibiotics or other treatments? My periodentist told me everything is normal.
During this dental surgery, every time after some procedures (e.g., bone grafting, cleaning and getting my teeth impressions), my whole mouth became irritation, my all gums further shrink, mucus were swollen, several ulcers occurred. Are all these normal or caused by Bovine grafting, or something is really not going right?
The maturity time for Bovine grafting is longer than allografting, generally, how long will be for Bovine grafting?
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.