Doctor Q&A for Dr. Robert Arm

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Arm
49 years experience Pathology
Facial pain/ TMJ?: It is impossible to diagnosis over the computer but the click sounds like it may come for a joint. Since you said one side, it sounds like the Temporo ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Arm
49 years experience Pathology
Tongue bite: Impossible to answer without complete history/exam.A bite can lead to problems like infection.You should see a doctor/dentist. Before you go you may t ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Arm
49 years experience Pathology
Tongue sore: Impossible to answer without history/exam.If ulcers treated one way;rash treated another.A biopsy may be needed.Can be aphthous ulcers(canker sores), ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Arm
49 years experience Pathology
Glossitis or ulcer: Sorry could not see photo's. Impossible to diagnosis without complete exam and history. An ulcer can be like a canker sore(aphthous ulcer);glossititis ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Arm
49 years experience Pathology
Sleep apnea: Impossible to answer withou complete history.Your diagnosis should be based on a sleep study by your md. Cpap, bipap, etc are gold standards, but weig ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Arm
49 years experience Pathology
Multiple problems: With your medical problems-see your md. This may be a major problem. The toothache and bruxism is secondary to the medical problems. Once those are ch ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Arm
49 years experience Pathology
Bad breath: Impossible to answer without a complete history.Mucus;cold can be a sign of post nasal drip-this can cause bad breath. Other causes can be systemic di ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Arm
49 years experience Pathology
Bump on tongue: Impossible to answer without complete history/exam. For any lesion you need to see someone... Oral surgeon/dentist/oral med. Most of time it is benign ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Arm
49 years experience Pathology
Colored tongue: Impossible to answer without complete history. Discoloration of the tongue can be from many causes-often the color of a liquid or food. It is often ca ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Arm
49 years experience Pathology
Lichen planus: This is a skin and often oral rash. Cause not really known but acts like an allergy. Causes white scalely areas that itch. In mouth may cause ulcerati ... Read More
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