• dull
  • Dry socket typically causes about two to three weeks of dull, aching pain before it resolves on its own. (dentaldecider.com)
  • Symptoms may include: Dull, aching, throbbing pain in the area of the socket, which is moderate to severe and may radiate to other parts of the head such as the ear, eye, temple and neck. (wikipedia.org)
  • appointment
  • Upon discharge your postoperative kit will include postoperative instructions , a prescription for pain medication, antibiotics, and a follow-up appointment in one week for suture removal. (gtoralsurgery.com)
  • known
  • There are numerous reasons your dental professional might recommend that you have your tooth pulled, a process also known as a tooth extraction. (colgate.com)
  • This specific type of alveolar osteitis is also known as dry socket or, less commonly, fibrinolytic alveolitis, and is associated with increased pain and delayed healing time. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • If a tooth has been broken or damaged by decay, your dentist will try to fix it with a filling, crown or other dental treatment. (colgate.com)