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47yo, smoking 7 years. Red patches on roof of mouth. Tender. Have a cold::Lost my voice. No fever, throat scratchy, not sore.No swollen glands,help?
7mos baby. Lip tie. Gap between teeth. Weight increase very well. Do u recommend frenectomy? Will it go away when he growup? How long will it hurt?
A piece of my gum is hanging off in the back of my mouth where my wisdom tooth is coming in. Should I pull it off ?
After taking a bite out of a pear yesterday, one of my teeth began hurting whenever I bite down on something. Will the pain go away on its own?
A few months ago I had a tooth infection. My doctor prescribed Tylenol 3 + clindamycin 300 mg, but I can't get an extraction. My face is swollen and my gum is also swollen. I ran out of the Tylenol 3 and the antibiotics. This is hurting me so much! Can yo
Can you get swelling on gums, tongue, roof of mouth, and lips from Oral Allergy Syndrome?
Does mouthwash help with swollen tonsils? and white spots on them?
Deep cleaning done for 2mm gum pocket. Right after cleaning, tooth started to be painful when bite on. Been 3 days. Cause? Dentist injured anywhere?
Experiencing tooth sensitivity after using Crest 3D whitening peroxide rinse. Best way(s) to alleviate sensitivity aside from discontinuing the rinse?
Failed Rootcanal from 10 yrs ago - extremely decayed, broken to gumline. Located top, back molar.
Will i need to have my gums cut for extraction?
For ppl with some vertical craze lines on the enamel,is it better not to do teeth cleaning as the pressure from the vibration may crack the weak spot?
Getting dental implants soon so my dentist put me on antibiotics & finished the course on sunday. no pain& I can see no abcesses& no bleeding except when brush. but my gums still seem swollen around the teeth. does it mean the antibiotics didn work?
Hi I get pains in my gums after eating bread even if its soft it causes irritation to my gums for a few hours afterwards whatay cause this? Thanks
Had what looked to me like a tiny blood clot on my gums I decided not to bother it when I woke up this morning it was gone. Should I see a dentist?
Hey my name is Maria , had a question to ask .. So today I was eating a steak N I had to stop cause my gums started to hurt N is been going on all day?
Had dissolvable packing for dry socket put in today, hours later it has fallen out and the pain is starting to come back what should I do ?
Have abcess tooth. dentist did root canal and prescribed clindamycin. It's been 2 days, still more swollen and pain. Shd I be taking Valttex instead?
Hi, I'm almost 17. A few days before my period, I get very horny :::. I am not ready for sex but sometimes I use an electronic toothbrush just on my cl?
Have bit of swelling, itching, burning on gums, roof mouth and tongue from Oral
Allergy Syndrome, could throat swell::Close or anaphylactic reaction?
Headache (all sides) (time frame: gradual onset) (occurred: > 3 hrs) (sensation of pressure) (cold sensation on roof of mouth) took Rizatriptan 10mg?
If i have pressure in the roof of my mouth and sometimes pressure within my nose bridge whats causing it? especially the roof of mouth?
I just had 2 dental implants and have chlorhexidine gluconate 0.12% oral rinse. Prevent more tartar buildup vs. OTC mouth wash while gums heal?
I have an itching sensation on my gums, touched it to see if there was any pain and it started bleeding. Now I have a bump and a red dot on my gums?
I have to now wait 4 months til I can go to restorative DDS to have 2 implant crowns made. No custom needed. Does it really take 2 months from lab?
I have two wisdom teeth at the top and bottom right side of my mouth. They have grown in SHARP abs piercing my gums. No insurance nor money. Pain!Help?
In serve pain after 2 weeks of tooth extracted. Went to surgeon he took x ray no dry socket and no infection. What could it be??
I had a positive strep test on Tues Today I coughed and a part of the pus pocket came out. Is this normal?Also, my back teeth and gums hurt. normal?
I have had bad teeth since 12 4 years ago i lost the gums on my front two teeth my dentist said he cant fix it. Will i loose them?
I have a white line in the middle of my gums, not right next to my teeth a little down, that hurts if I press on it and it bleeds when I brush it.
I am experiencing mouth sores, gum swelling, tongue problems (quality: white patches) , abnormal vaginal discharge (quality: mucus and blood) and... vaginal blisters. I have one partner and he is not experiencing any of these symptoms ?
I have a small red lump that is uncomfortable to touch, but not painful, on my palate just behind the two front teeth. Should I be concerned?
I woke up with a bad toothache and it lasted a couple of days I did the usual brush my teeth mouthwash etc, I felt fine then Friday night my eye was killing and today it's starting to swell bigger and bigger and it's causing me headaches major headaches ,
I have dentures, I have painful white sores in my gums, gum looks white, tingling gum. Pain in the jaw. and difficulty speaking, Any suggestion?
I burned my skin using toothpaste over night over pimples and my whole faceu is ruined by red burns .. please please help with the fastest treatment?
Is it unlikely to fail a etg from incidental exposure? Most of all the products I use have alcohol in them I also use mouth wash and shampoo containit
I got 4 wisdom teeth out the bottom were impacted and it's now day 2 when should I expect to be eating normally again without the worry of dry socket ?
I had my wisdom tooth pulled on my left bottom wed may 3 and I am still in pain. i went to the dent today and he said no infect or dry socket.
I have a marble sized lump on the gum above my root-canaled::Crowned teeth. Painful, but normal looking gum. Doesn't hurt to bite, but growing daily.
I have been having sharp one sided mouth pain for over a year now. The pain is unbearable. It radiates to my tongue, teeth, ear, and face.
If allergic to penicillan can i take keflex for a tooth abscess?
I am experiencing pimples, sensitive teeth and blackheads.
I am experiencing mild toothache due to early stage gum disease. I have received deep cleaning. How often can I rinse with warm water and salt?
I had blood poisoning from a rotted tooth shoild i get all my other rotted teeth extracted before i get it again?
I am experiencing Tooth Decay... What can be done to fix my teeth?
Is there a safe over the counter alternative to use instead Peridex after tooth extraction and bone grafting?
I have a lump about the size of an eraser high up in the fold of my upper lip and gums. I can feel it from the outside when touching my upper lib as m?
I have a sore throat during sleep I have used listerine and hot drinks help it's been 3 days like this ok during the day but it's waking me up during?
I am post head and neck surgery and radiation for SCC of my upper jaw and palate. My CT shows Otomastoid opacification on that side. How is that treat?
I had tonsillectomy 32 days ago but there is asmall suture on palatoglossal fold.it accumulate food and produce halitosis.all other sutures disappear?
I want to know about teeth health?
I have a question my cheek is swollen and I'm in pain I'm on medicated mouth wash and penicillin I've only been on the medication since Sunday how lon?
I am experiencing mouth sores, tongue problems (quality: smooth, sore) and extra saliva. The following also describes me: Mouth Pain. What should...
Inflamed sore gum above left canine and the gum and roof of mouth immediately behind it, can't eat it's so painful. Similar to burn but it's not?
I had my two upper wisdom teeth removed a week ago. Am i still eligible to get dry socket?ive been eating soups and yogurts for a week.
I am experiencing sore throat, toothache, bad breath, tongue problems (quality: white patches,white hairy) and lip swelling with bumps on my top lip.
I have a small lump on my gum that has been present since November. It hasn't gotten bigger. It changes between being pink and being white. No pain.
I have red gums, grinding teeth and gum pain. The tooth itself is throbbing as well and pain is unbearable what can I do before my dr visit?
I had 4 teeth extracted over a month ago. 3 weeks ago I had to go in and have small pieces taken out that were left in my gums. I started having sever?
Jammed my gum with a toothbrush and a white thing appeared it hurts..how do i heal it?
Just got my four wisdom teeth removed and the bottom two were impacted how long until I'm safe from dry socket and eating normally again ? No sutures.
Lump on roof of mouth, 6 wks, comes & goes, not painful, spongy, went away (burst?) when I prodded it many times one day, no odor or color seen.
My dental specialist suggested that my new DDS graduate may not be the best to place 2 upper implant crowns. Don't agree. What can really go wrong?
My soft palate in my mouth is color yellow,I dont have any difficulties swallowing,or any problem in my mouth,is this oral thrush?
Mom gets sudden pain in her jaw area but cant exactly locate it, she cant eat or drink or touch her teeth?? She says it kind of from her gums? Thanks
My upper left tooth(#15) is loose due to bone&gum loss.My dentist wants to remove it.I want to save it by using the LANAP laser regen. surgery.Doable?
My trusted periodontist to do sinus augmentation since needs 3 mm more of bone for #14 implant. I will have local injections for this. Should I worry?
My gum got injured during dental impression.The DA purposely hurt me with a wrong size tray.Could that damage my tooth nerve & cause me gum infection？?
My dentist cleaned my teeth 6 days ago.Since then, there are some grey::Dark lines where the sides::Bottom of two teeth meet the gum line.What are they?
My upper left back tooth(14, 15,or 16)is loose due to lack of bone&gum.My dentist told me to remove it.Can laser gum::Bone regenerative sugery save it?
My inner gum papilla between the upper premolar and the K9 got a bit enlarged but no pain for 3 mos. Dentist said it looks normal. Will it get better?
My Friend is experiencing sore throat, post nasal drip, runny nose and nasal drainage, cough, and red spots on roof of mouth. ?
My lower back gum is swollen due to bushing it to fast and hard what can I do to heal it?
My gum between two teeth I think is called the papilla is a bit enlarged & itchy. When I pressed on the gum margin it bled.Is it a gum or tooth issue?
My 3 month old baby is exclusively breastfed. he was pooping every 1-3 days now it's once a week and very thick like toothpaste? Is this okay? Causes?
Please help all my gums eroding fast. caused by either antibiotics::Sinus infection, gingivitis, vigorous mouthwash, 2 glass lime juice, 500 mg vit c?
Question my gums are swollen bleeding and painful
Red::Purple sore throat. Pink spots on hard palate. Runny nose, fatigue, no fever. 12 days. Doc says herpangina, but no family has gotten it. Ideas?
Sometimes when i rub my face by my nose it makes my gums bleed why? Is this something related to my nose or my gums, or are the two linked?
Sore back roof of mouth looks almost like a rash what could this be? Thanks
Stiches come lose 2 day after extraction now i have a big hole in gum is this ok?
Symptoms include; mouth ulcers, painful and discoloured gums ( hurts::Stings to eat::Drink), temperature, possible tonsillitis, swollen glands, headache?
Swelling (bumps) on gums, roof mouth and tongue. Itch and burn. Occurs during allergy season. Can these be symptoms of Oral Allergy Syndrome?
The center of my gum papilla has a round shape of a slightly darker red color with some dots in it. Slightly feel the enlargement. Wt could it be?
Two implants were screwed into my jaw by periodontist. When osseointegrated, can a recent dental school grad usually be good enough to place crowns?
The soft palate (not gum) on the back next to my last molar has more red veins & hurt a little when my tongue touches the area.Wt could be the causes?
The back of my tongue turned brown and looks kind of hairy. Also, one area of my gum feels itchy and a bit swelling. Are they related?Wt r the causes?
Thanks! My face still very swollen and gums filled up again with pus. anything else I shd take?
Tooth extraction to upper #14 and bone graft (cow) now 10 days post-op. Oral surgeon says healing. But my gums still feel tender and sore. Normal?
Tooth extraction (#14) 4 days ago with bone grafting.. Now slight swelling to the gums. Also bad taste in my mouth. Is this normal?
WHAT WOULD BE CAUSING MY GUMS TO CONTINUE TO THROB DAILY AFTER 1 YEAR AGO EXTRACTION OF 8 UPPER TEETH?
Why do i feel i pain above my tounge when i eat a lot of pineapple? Is this normal? What should i do? The pain just goes away about a minute or two
What could cause my toddler to have a sore mouth. strep throat swap was clear?
What is the white film I get on my gum and cheeks after I brush my teeth? I notice it when I wake up in the morning. It also happened with listerine.
What are the causes of tens of very very tiny holes in gums that feels rough when touching ?
Whenever i wake up my mouth::Breath smells very bad even after brushing. when i get early in morning i get allergy type condition i get cough nd cold?
What tests would u run for right, unilateral, swollen nodes; 1 occipital, 2 posterior cervical & 1 on mastoid 3 months? Could it be dental abcess?
Will swishing with act anticavity fluoride mouthwash help prevent cavities and strengthen teeth? Or is it useless
When I use a waterpik daily should the water be cold for vasoconstriction or warm so the water moves quickly beneath the gums to reach deeper?
What are some issues you can have with tooth crowns? Can you get blackening of tooth at gum line?
What helps with a swollen face from a abscess tooth went to drs this morning the gave me amoxicillin?