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I have a 23 yr old friend who has a wisdom tooth coming in.
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I am a 62 year old female, I have an impacted wisdom tooth
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My dentist is recommending I have my four wisdom teeth
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I had a wisdom tooth removed on Monday. My teeth hurt, my
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