Después de la exposición de un diente impactado

Do not disturb the wound. If surgical packing was placed, leave it alone. The pack helps to keep the tooth exposed. If it gets dislodged or falls out do not get alarmed.


Un poco de sangrado o enrojecimiento en la saliva es normal para 24 horas. Excessive bleeding which results in your mouth filling rapidly with blood can frequently be controlled by biting with pressure on a gauze pad placed directly on the bleeding wound for 30 minutos. If bleeding continues please call for further instructions.


La hinchazón es un hecho normal después de la cirugía. Para minimizar la inflamación, apply an ice bag or a plastic bag or towel filled with ice cubes on the cheek in the area of surgery. Apply the ice continuously as much as possible for the first 36 horas.


Drink plenty of fluids. Evitar líquidos o alimentos calientes. alimentos y líquidos suaves se deben comer en el día de la cirugía. Return to a normal diet as soon as possible unless otherwise directed.


You should begin taking pain medication as soon as you feel the local anesthetic wearing off. Para el dolor moderado, 1 o 2 Tylenol or Extra Strength. Tylenol may be taken every 3-4 horas. Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) may be taken instead of Tylenol. Ibuprofen bought over the counter comes in 200 tabletas de mg: 2-3 tablets may be taken every 3-4 hours as needed for pain. Para el dolor severo, la medicación prescrita debe tomarse como dirigida.

Higiene Oral

Mouth cleanliness is essential to good healing. Clean your mouth thoroughly after each meal beginning the day after surgery. Brush your teeth as best you can. Rinse with warm salt water (1/2 teaspoon of salt in a cup of warm water) six times a day. Continue this procedure until healing is complete.

REMEMBER: A clean wound heals better and faster.


Keep physical activities to a minimum immediately following surgery. If you are considering exercise, throbbing or bleeding may occur. If this occurs, you should discontinue exercising. Be aware that your normal nourishment intake is reduced. El ejercicio puede debilitarte. A continuación discutimos las instrucciones día a día para el, deja de hacer ejercicio.

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