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pulling back gums after wisdom teeth extraction

Well it's been 8 days since I had my wisdom teeth extracted. The gums beside where my wisdom teeth were are a little bit flappy and i can pull the gums back a little bit is thsi normal?
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replied June 20th, 2008
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yes this is normal---just leave it alone and let it heal. it will take awhile and messing with it will only make healing take longer
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replied June 21st, 2008
okay cause i can pull it right back
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