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... hi i had the same done and it was bothering me too the stitches.but i can tell you they will fall out by themselfs when my came of i didnt even noticed it.just be patience do not worry its really ok (3 replies)
... Hi, I had a apicoectomy done two days ago. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks for replying. My mouth is starting to feel better and the stitches are not as bothersome. I was really bothered by one of them, it was just too long. So I ended up clipping it to shorten it up some. ... (3 replies)

... I had an apico done 7 months ago and mine completely healed, although at the time I had my doubts too. My stitches were not disolvable, I had to go back a week later to have them removed. They were bothersome and painful. If I laughed it felt like it pulled at the stiches. ... (3 replies)
... any advice how long til stitches fall out? ... (0 replies)
... I am having this problem now. I had my Apicoectomy on Tuesday.It is Saturday and the pain I have today is unbearable, also on the left side near my sinus. ... (8 replies)
... ray and as far as I can remember he thought he saw something where he couldn't reach it by going back into the tooth itself so he did an apicoectomy and opened my gum up with 18 stitches. ... (5 replies)
... e search regarding how long it takes to heal from an apicoectomy. I had one on a front tooth about a week ago, and went back to the oral surgeon today to have my stitches removed. He said it looks good, but I am feel really terrible. My tooth is still sore to the touch, and my mouth feels very weird, numb and painful. ... (0 replies)
... A week later, when I went in to get my stitches removed, he checked the area, and then said that a bone graft would not be required. ... (0 replies)
... Hi all, I have had a ton of dental work done for the past 20 years. My top 6 front teeth were root-canaled 10 years ago and a bridge put in. The bridge never fit right so now my new dentist is making me a new one. My two front teeth both have abcesses, which a re-root canal cannot fix. The infection is too high up. My dentist has referred me to a surgeon to do an... (6 replies)
Apicoectomy
Jan 6, 2005
... ont two teeth, so access was easy. It took around an hour to do both. I woke up in no pain, and really was okay with the Vicodan they gave me for discomfort. THe stitches were sort of itchy and unsightly, but again, these were my front teeth. ... (2 replies)
... This fistula is actually above the stitches and appears to be over the tooth in front of it. Is this a common thing to happen after this surgery? ... (3 replies)
... days ago. I am scheduled to go in to have stitches removed in 2 days. ... (8 replies)
... stitches though it was so long ago cant remember having stitches ? ... (6 replies)
... I am almost exactly in that situation now. I had my apico on 8,9,10 five days back. No pain at all and swelling is gone now. Got stitches removed 2 hours back. ... (8 replies)
... u push on it. feels like fishing line or some kind of thread inside my lip. I try to follow it down with my tongue but lose it close to the area where they put stitches in. I wonder if from scar tissue now if there isn't some kind of pressure point making this happen. ... (0 replies)
... Carrie, I have had several of these done and only with novacaine. You might have some swelling. There will be a few stitches, and some after discomfort, but not really pain. I am not sure of the cost as I do have dental insurance, but it is similar in price to a root canal. Not to worry, if I can do this with only novacaine than how bad can it be!!! You will be fine. ... (6 replies)
... Hi Lawyergirl, I was awake for the procedure and it did not hurt at all. The only thing that slightly hurts is the pinch of the first novacaine needle, after that you are pretty numb. My procedure went very fast. I was in and out of the office in about an hour and that included the time it took to get numb, get xrays, and pay the bill (which I thought was the most painful... (7 replies)
... I was fully awake for mine just used a lot more novicaine than they do for most other procedures. The procedure itself isnt really bad at all. After the novicaine wears off you'll have some pain but they should give you pain medication for that which helps tremendously. You will probably have swelling and maybe bruising but Ice helps tame that down. I was fine the day... (7 replies)
... ry on the root tip and they go through the gum to get to the tip, clean it out and fill it. It's usually done in one visit by an endodontist and you do have stitches in your gum. They give you something to rinse your mouth and painkiller for a couple days, and I had no more problems. ... (8 replies)


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