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Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
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See your physician.: I can't see the sore, of course, but I do know that you can go see a physician and let them examine your red spot and determine if it's anything needi ... Read More
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Dr. Fredric Pullen
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Stomatitis: The red spot on the tongue is usually a type of ulcer it may also be in the throat. This is caused by virus that usually goes away in several days. If ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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URI: It can be nictine/allergy. Try antihistamine, stop smoking, Take VitC 100mg daily....avoid indoor living plants and animals ( if Hx / Fhx of asthma )
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Feola
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R/O CRYPT TRAPPING: Tonsilar crypt trapping can cause chronic tonsillitis you need to have throat cultured and a full panel of blood work. Empiric antibiotics Also ENT ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
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Possible virus: The throat discomfort may be an early viral upper respiratory tract infection which occasionally is accompanied by red spots in the mouth. If throat s ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
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Yes I do, but: They are just ideas. See your physician who can tell you for sure and how to make you feel better.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
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Wait a little bit: If it is a traumatic bruise of some sort it should disappear in a couple of weeks at the most. If it persists beyond that, get it evaluated by a denti ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joy Poskozim
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Need more info!: How long has it been there? Has it grown? Since it is raised (the tongue can feel it), it should immediately be looked at by a dentist to make sure ... Read More
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Dr. Hugh Sims
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Uvula swelling: Globus sensation has many possible causes - including Uvulitis. Swelling of the uvula from viral infection is common (as well as swelling from sleep a ... Read More
A 10-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Owens
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Unsure: Sounds like an allergy. I would consider having allergy testing at a doctor's office. You can be tested for food allergens.

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