Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Mouth Swelling after Dental Surgery Treatment

Treatment for post dental surgery complications may include saltwater rinses, antibiotics, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications for pain, and narcotic pain medications.

Specific treatment for post dental surgery complications may include:

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Last Updated: Dec 23, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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