How Long does It Take Oral Stitches to Dissolve?

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Oral stitches should dissolve in a matter of three to seven days. As long as the healing process goes smoothly, it shouldn't take too terribly long at all.
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Oral stitches should dissolve between 7 to 14 days. They will tend to come out on their own, but if you have a post op appointment, the doctor may take them out if they are just hanging about.
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