Posted on: 28 December 2014
Many patients are not aware that a wisdom tooth extraction can have an effect on the patient's immune system, and a weakened immune system is one of the primary causes of an infection after having a wisdom tooth pulled.
Still Consider Getting an Extraction
Even though you have a weakened immune system, it might be a good idea to go through with the extraction. In some cases, wisdom teeth can contribute to a weakened immune system.