dry socket


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Synonyms for dry socket

inflammation in the socket of a tooth

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Dry socket is a complication of about one in 20 extractions.
Research on herbal treatment in dentistry has focused on certain activities like oral plaque, gingivitis, periodontites, but not much on the dry socket.
The patches are used for the management of dry socket, general lesions or irritations in the oral cavity and canker sores.
A study in the British Dental Journal shows that women taking the Pill are more susceptible to dry socket, an infection which prevents normal healing of the vacant tooth socket.
Prescription medical device dental products (SaliCept(TM)) for dry socket, brace irritation, mouth ulcers, mucositis and stomatitis will be made available to dentists through their preferred wholesale dental supplier, increasing product visibility and sales.
The facility is also producing Carrington's SaliCept(TM) Oral Patch, which is intended for use in tooth extraction sites to manage alveolar osteitis, an often-painful condition also known as dry socket.
We also anticipate growth in our base business and in our SaliCept(TM) Oral Patch, which is intended for use in tooth extraction sites to manage alveolar osteitis, the often painful condition known as dry socket.