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Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
51 years experience Dentistry
Roof of mouth sores: May be a viral infection, a result of trauma, an allergic reaction, from acid reflux, a side effect of a systemic disease. It is impossible to diagnos ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Canker sores: is the most common oral lesions. Most tongue ulcers, infections will clear up by themselves within a week or two. You should see your GP or dentist if ... Read More
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Multiple Causes: Hard to determine without visualization and discussion. Could be an allergy or even a thermal burn. Please see a local dentist of the problem has not ... Read More

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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
HSV-1: You may acquired the HSV-1 infection, that is the same virus responsible for cold sores. When the virus causes apthous ulcers, they can be very annoy ... Read More
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Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
36 years experience Pediatrics
Possible Coxsackie.: This could also be Coxsackie virus, a common summer viral infection that causes the symptoms you have. It is most common in children, but adults can a ... Read More
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Dr. Sam Markzar
27 years experience Periodontics
Yes.. : But it would be better if a ct scan of maxilla is taken, if you are suspicious of sinus pathoses.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Specializes in Family Medicine
Possibly: Sores in the mouth could be from a viral infection , a burn, trauma , or vitamin deficiency. I would discuss this with your primary provider who diag ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Zeines
51 years experience Dentistry
You can't: You need to get seen by your dentist , you have cold sores and might have a candidia infection. Eat a mineral rich diet, add foods that will make you ... Read More
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Assessment : Sounds like either a viral illness or some sort of infection causing mouth ulcers. Some are treatable and others can at least be managed while your b ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Possible abscess: Have your dentist take a radiograph. This way you will know for sure if it is related to your teeth.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds like: it could be a Herpes virus infection..... would suggest your "friend" have an "intimate" conversation with her PCP about these "cankers"! There is me ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Sore: "Sore" requires visualization, possible imaging, possible lab tests, to identify. Until it can be identified the appropriate treatment regimen cannot ... Read More
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