White stuff on gum after dental extraction.

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    Is it normal to have white stuff on my gums after i had a surgical extraction? Or is it a sign of infection?
     
    Nisha, Oct 3, 2018
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    honestdoc Verified Dentist

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    The "white stuff" on you gums after surgery is epithelial repairing tissue. An easy sign of infection is swelling and sometimes fever.
     
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    Ahhh.. Thank you for clearing my doubts!
     
    Nisha, Oct 4, 2018
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