Acutely inflamed socket: A post-extraction healing complication-clinical observation in 2 patients.

Adeyemo, W.L. ; Ogunlewe, M.O. ; Ladeinde, A.L. (2004-12-01)


Acutely inflamed socket as a complication of extraction socket wound healing is a very rare clinical entity worldwide. We report 2 patients with acutely inflamed socket following non-surgical extraction of permanent teeth. One of the patients had a positive history of hypertrophic I keloid scar.