The wisdom teeth or the third molars are known to the last ones to come out. These new teeth can cause problems as they erupt inside your mouth. This is because it will present a change in your dental structure. These alterations can cause you severe discomfort, pain & other symptoms.
Symptoms of Impacted Wisdom Teeth
If you are in late teens or early twenties and feel pain and difficulty in opening your mouth and have swelling and headache then these are symptoms of wisdom teeth growing in and the most probable cause for these problems is that you have impacted wisdom tooth trying to grow in. The wisdom tooth grows in after your last 12 year molar. Because of decreasing size of jaw due to evolution the problem of impacted tooth is more as they do not get enough space in jaw to grow in and when they try to grow in gums they cause severe pain and swelling in gums. and other symptoms. Mainly the pain and swelling is there when the wisdom teeth get infected. When it is infected one can have following sign and symptoms relating to wisdom teeth.
Pain in Gums
Swollen and Inflamed Gums
Swelling in Jaw
Bad Taste in Mouth
Crowding and Decay of Teeth
it depends upon severity of infection in molar area,
Normal saline rinses are recommended, along with antibiotics & analgesics (pain killers)
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