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Thank you in advance for your time. I have what I call a
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I have a question about wisdom tooth pain. I'm 29 years old
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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I have my only wisdom tooth coming through, causing pain i
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I have the same symptoms as previously mentioned with a
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My wisdum tooth is comeing in and its made my gum hang there
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