wisdom tooth

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wisdom tooth

any of the four molar teeth, one at the back of each side of the jaw, that are the last of the permanent teeth to erupt
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A statement on the FWA's Twitter account read: "Hazard tried to delay the surgery, but had to have three wisdom teeth removed on Wednesday and is still in considerable pain.
A statement from the FWA read: "Hazard tried to delay the surgery but had to have three wisdom teeth removed on Wednesday and is still in considerable pain.
Granted I had two wisdom teeth out and suffered a swollen cheek and a sore mouth for a couple of days, but nevertheless I once again, came out of the dentist that much wiser, even with two less wisdom teeth
There is debate among dentists about the best way to deal with wisdom teeth (third molars).
Teens and young adults who had wisdom teeth removal surgery were more likely to have negative side effects such as jaw pain than those who did not, according to a study in April's AJPH.
u1/4 Impacted wisdom teeth erupting in an abnormal position.
London, Feb 16 ( ANI ): Evolution may have put humans at the top of the food chain but it also landed us with bad backs, dropped arches and impacted wisdom teeth, scientists have claimed.
I needed a wisdom tooth extraction so I went to a well-known dentist clinic and was told I had three impacted wisdom teeth, which needed to be extracted surgically
The Store-A-Tooth[TM] service enables families to save their own adult stem cells from baby teeth ready to fall out, teeth pulled for orthodontic reasons, and wisdom teeth being extracted.
Chewing these tough, coarse and rugged foods required a broader jaw, and strong molars - including wisdom teeth.
With the exception of wisdom teeth, in most people each tooth serves a purpose.
By about age 21, most people have four more teeth in the back of the mouth, called wisdom teeth.