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Normally a wisdom tooth is a third molar.

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If your wisdom tooth is loose will it come out?

Possibly, but a loose wisdom tooth is a sign of other problems that need attention from a dentist.


Which tooth is your wisdom tooth?

Wisdom tooth is the 3rd molars and that build in each quadrant of the mouth.


Is a wisdom tooth that is coming out supposed to have skin on top of it?

Yes a wisdom tooth that is coming out suppose to have skin on top of it. Before the wisdom tooth began to grow there was nothing but skin there. So in order for it to fully come in it breaks through the skin like any other tooth.


When would a wisdom tooth extraction require an oral surgeon?

Wisdom tooth extraction requires an oral surgeon when the wisdom tooth is compacted, or when the area around the tooth is infected.


Why is a wisdom tooth called a wisdom tooth?

Wisdom teeth start to erupt at about 18 years of age. Thus the term wisdom teeth.


What is the difference between a molar tooth and a wisdom tooth?

A wisdom tooth is one of the three molars. A molar is defined as a tooth with four cusps or points, and the wisdom tooth is simply the last molar to erupt and farthest back in the jaw.


Which would be an example of a wisdom tooth creating havoc?

a wisdom tooth beginning to protrude


Is wisdom tooth extraction reduces mind?

is wisdom tooth extraction reuces mind


Can you get a wisdom tooth at the age of 10?

Well, I do have wisdom teeth though I do not think you can really call it a wisdom tooth as you can only get wisdom teeth from the age of 17.


Is popcorn ok to have after getting a wisdom tooth out?

yes it is ok to have popcorn after you get a wisdom tooth pulled out


What percent of people are born without wisdom tooth?

at the time of birth no one has wisdom tooth


What is the scientific name for a wisdom tooth?

It is the miracles of us being our father's creation!


When wisdom tooth appears?

the wisdom tooth is the last tooth to erupt which erupts any time around 18 to 24 years of age.


Is 60 too old wisdom tooth removed?

No. I am 61 and just had a wisdom tooth removed. No problem.


What is the plural form of wisdom tooth?

wisdom teeth


Will a wisdom tooth come out itself when it is loose?

Maybe,Because My mum has a wisdom tooth too and she had it itself grow out But idk!I need to ask my mum,I have a wisdom tooth too and im only 10!:(


Is it true that wisdom tooth are lucky?

Is wisdom teeth lucky


Can a wisdom tooth coming in cause your other teeth to hurt?

YES!


i have one wisdom tooth on lower right side that came in after all my other teeth were pulled do i need to have it removed befor i have my other dentuers made?

"i have a wisdom tooth on lower right side that came in after all my other teeth were removed do i need to have it removed before i get a set of dentures


What does it mean to have impacted wisdom teeth?

If one has an impacted wisdom tooth, it means that their tooth has not had enough room to grow and are stuck under the gum or have only partially erupted. One can visit their dentist to find out if they have an impacted wisdom tooth.


Why does it hurt to sallow when your wisdom tooth is cummin in?

Well food ends up touching the tooth. The tooth brand knew and not as strong as your other teeth. Also it might be from the tooth growing and breaking tissue in your gums.


If you have a wisdom tooth coming out can you get chlamydia?

A wisdom tooth erupting will not protect you from chlamydia. Chlamydia is spread by oral, anal, and vaginal sex.


Is wisdom tooth growth possible at 50 years old?

I am 48 years old and I am now getting my fourth wisdom tooth.


What can you eat your 2nd day of wisdom tooth extraction?

The 2nd day after your wisdom tooth extraction, you are restricted to soft foods such as jello.


What would cause a new tooth to break out of your gums if you have had your wisdom teeth taken out already and are 26?

if you have another tooth pushing it out , and it the tooth is comming from a different spot. It might be a surnumerary tooth - an extra wisdom tooth. But this should have been seen on a panoramic x-ray if it was taken in your late teens. It also might be a peace of root that was left out from the extraction of the wisdom tooth that was there.