Is this a dry socket?

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    I had my 4 wisdom teeth removed and I’ve been trying to figure out what that thing is in the back row of my teeth. I’m day 4 post surgery and have had no severe pain so far. just saw this today.
     

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    The white areas are epithelial repair tissue. The gums should even out over time.
     
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