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Red spots on tongue and roof of mouth

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
See Oral surgeon: Any lesion or suggestion of lesion should be evaluated. See an oral surgeon to make sure no problems.
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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 39 years experience
To doc: This could be strep throat which it is CRUCIAL to treat. Go to a doc today and get seen. If a rapid strep test is done and negative, make sure you as... Read More
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Dr. David Lipkin
Internal Medicine 53 years experience
Thrush?: Red spots on roof of mouth, tongue and throat along with a pasty white soft palate could be Candida(thrush) if by "pasty white" you are referring to a... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 61 years experience
No: Acute pharyngitis is usually a viral infection. I wonder if your PMD put you on an antibiotic. If so, the white tongue could be a fungal infection. ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pakdaman
General Practice 13 years experience
Oral petechiae: this could be "petechiae" which are microscopic areas of bleeding. Petechiae are usually caused by trauma, infection, bleeding abnormalities, and ofte... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bert Bergland
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Usually viral: While a number of things can cause such symptoms, the most likely cause would be a viral infection. Strep might be a consideration, as well. Check i... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 30 years experience
Reaction to med: Stop taking the medication and call your doctor immediately or head to the emergency room, this reaction may progress to steven johnson syndrome if yo... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benjamin Murcek
Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery 35 years experience
Neti pot sinus rinse: The mucus you have in the back of your throat is the result of a viral infection. Get a neti pot nasal irrigator at the drug store and use the salt w... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rani Gereige
33 years experience
Most likely viral: Could be hand foot and mouth disease (if there are bumps on foot and hands) - which is a virus, or can be cused by other visrues or if he has a sore t... Read More
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Dr. Corey Clay
Allergy and Immunology 11 years experience
Low concern: Little is known about the various side effects of taking blue-green algae, but hypersensitivity is always a heightened concern when taking natural pro... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Aoki
Dr. Jon Aokianswered
43 years experience
Get throat culture: Go to your doctor or urgent care clinic to get throat culture. Bacterial infection may benefit from antibiotic by viral infection should resolve on i... Read More
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