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I have a white spot in my mouth

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Probably nothing: Most white spots are transient, but if it persists for more than a week have your dentist check it out.

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Have it evaluated: "White spots" are not a normal part of your anatomy, so it must be investigated.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Have it examined..: Any lesion that is there that long needs to be evaluated. Call a dentist for an appointment.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends: You may watch and wait. Examine the spot every couple of weeks. If it doubles in size, becomes firm, ulcerates, bleeds or you the glands in your neck ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Regular visit: If the "white spot" was examined by a doctor and s/he advised that it was not cancer, you could wait to get a second opinion at you next encounter wit ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Vythilingam Alagappan
39 years experience Bariatrics
May be cankur sore/: Orajel or similar topically may help
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Dr. Bac Nguyen
23 years experience Family Medicine
Family/ENT/DERM: You can make the initial visit your family doc, which i think is easiest. Your doc can assess whether or not it is something that needs further evalua ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Unknown: If the spot has been there more than two weeks, see your local dentist for an evaluation. If it has been there less than two weeks, see if it will res ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Doyon
36 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
A Dentist: You should have the spot checked by a dentist, who is a doctor who specializes in the mouth. A spot could be anything from a cheek bite to oral cancer ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Shishir Shah
41 years experience Dentistry
Checkup with dentist: you probably have chewed your cheek, be careful when eating. if it lasts for more than one week get it checked out

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