Reference sources used for topic Wisdom Teeth.
Topic created: September, 2000
Last revision / evaluation: 12/9/16
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- Wisdom teeth - Which teeth are they? / Classifications (impaction types).
- An outline of valid reasons to have third molars extracted.
- Determining when not to extract third molars.
- The fallacy of "tooth crowding" theory.
- The extraction procedure -
- Common post-surgical complications.
- Assorted FYI facts about getting your wisdom teeth out.
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