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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
51 years experience Dentistry
canker sores: Canker sores usually last about 2 weeks and heal on their own. Your dentist should be able to help make the symptoms more bearable. Since other thin ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
No, canker sores: Are not permanent. If you have a seemingly permanent lesion than it needs to be checked by your dentist. It may not be a canker sore.

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bobbitt
32 years experience Dentistry
Best: TIME: Though i routinely prescribe nsaids to control pain from canker sores during the 3-5 days that they are uncomfortable. In rare cases, called "major ap ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Gordon
43 years experience Dentistry
A virus: Canker sores are caused by a virus that remains dormant in your system, until stress, a scratch, or your lowered resistance often causes the canker so ... Read More
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
Unknown: Aphthous ulcers (cancers) are of unknown cause. Any acidic food stings when it contacts the spot but is not the cause. Usually no treatment is needed ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Canker sores: Canker sores are the most common recurrent oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The condition is idiopathic (cause is not known) ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Canker sore: A canker sore is usually a bright red lesion in the mouth with an interior that may be yellow or white. They tend to be painful. Your dentist can diag ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
39 years experience Dentistry
Sore: Intraoral canker sores will heal in 7-10 days on their own. If one goes away and another pops up in a different place in your mouth this is recurrent ... Read More
A 8-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Canker sores: Canker sores are small, white swellings that develop into ulcers. They appear on tongue,lips,gums,inside of cheek. The sores are usually associated ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Hamid
9 years experience Dentistry
Many: OTC meds are useful for treatment of canker sores.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
36 years experience Dentistry
Hard to say: It is hard to say why you get a lot of canker sores. Some people are sensitive to sls in toothpaste or to cinnamon so try eliminating these. Try to ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
39 years experience Dentistry
Sores: They can be depending on the location. Treat the symptoms.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Hirsch
49 years experience Dentistry
Virus: Most of them are caused by the chicken pox virus that you had as a child. No quick remedy for healing them. Warm salt water rinses and baby teething ... Read More
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