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Irritation/Tiny little red dot floor of mouth

Recently I have been having a burning sensation/irritation on the floor of my mouth. Some days it’s gone and sometimes it’s worse. I noticed a tiny little red dot but I am not sure if that is new or has been there. What could cause this irritation?

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The implant crown keeps rubbing against my upper inner lip

I'm in the process of getting dental implants for my 2 upper front teeth. I just had my first implant crown placed in. So now I have one tooth and one missing tooth next to it. The implant crown keeps rubbing against my upper inner lip. Went back to the dentist and he told me its because im missing the tooth next to it. He said that when i get the other crown placed next to it, i should be fine and that I will not feel any rubbing on the upper inner lip. Is this true? I have no pain but...

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Dry socket?

I had a molar extracted 2 days ago and the pain is increasing. I can see white in the socket, but can’t get a great picture of it. Does this look like it might be a dry socket? Not sure if I should bother the surgeon on a Saturday, but I can’t sleep.

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Shark teeth?

Hi, I'm in my early 20's and within the past year discovered I have a tooth that has been growing directly behind another tooth. It's almost fully in and is actually pushing the tooth in front outwards leaving a bit of a gap obviously. I'm guessing maybe the one in front is a baby tooth that is just deeply rooted and never fell out and the permanent tooth is pushing through. If I were to get the front tooth pulled, would the tooth growing in behind it move into place?

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Changes after 4 Extractions

I had four extractions and braces put on at age 7 or 8 and had them for about three years. I wore my retainers until I was 25 at which point I found out retraction orthodontics are bad functionally. I quit wearing the retainers and tried to get my tongue to the roof of my mouth to improve. About four years later I realized my face and bite had looked much worse and I don’t believe this is all due to age related changes. I decided to go to the orthodontist and get my bite fixed. I have...

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