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large bump on roof of mouth

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Simon Rosenberg
46 years experience Dentistry
A Few Possibilities: Herpes simplex is the virus responsible for cold sores and bumps on the bound-down oral mucosa of the roof of the mouth and gums. A thermal burn, from ... Read More
Dr. Sal Aragona
41 years experience Dentistry
Many reasons: Any large painful bumps on the roof of the mouth should be evaluated by a dentist asap.
Dr. Phillip Frist
46 years experience Dentistry
Several options.: You could have what is called a palatal tori which is nothing more than a bump of thick bone which you may have scratched, but it could be like a cold ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Tough question: "Red bumps' is not a diagnosis. A professional has to actually examine you to determine the cause of the red bumps, and then advise you as to treatme ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Bump: The causes for tiny bumps to appear in the mouth are legion. Now that it's gone it may not be possible to put a label on it. Residual bump may be sc ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Husam Bezreh
Specializes in Periodontics
Rarely: Very unlikely, but possible. Definitely have it checked by your dentist to rule out something more serious. The roof of the mouth is a critical locati ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Venincasa
35 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Possible abscess: You may have an infected tooth. The only way to know for sure is to visit with a dentist. If you do not have a dentist i would suggest your looking ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leena Varughese
13 years experience Pathology
Cyst: It could be a mucocele but since you have had it for 3 months, i would recommend that you see your primary care or ENT specialist.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
22 years experience Dentistry
Bump on gums: Yes, but it may be a tooth infection, see a dentist for an x-ray asap.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elton Behner
37 years experience Dentistry
See dentist: several things may cause this. See the dentist right away for proper diagnosis and treatment.
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
It coudl be irritati: You are correct that this might be related to prolonged activity. The pelvic bumps and those on the roof of the mouth could be trauma also. Anot ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Abscess: Appears you have a draining abscess. Needs to be evaluated and treated or you can easily loose the tooth. Please call a local dentist for an appointme ... Read More

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