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roof of my mouth is raw and sore

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience in Family Medicine
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Dr. can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience in Urgent Care
Canker sore: Supportive measures should allow that to heal. If pain worsens, or if sores spread your doctor could consider prescription medicines.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bert Bergland
46 years experience in Family Medicine
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
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience in Internal Medicine
Most likely you have: Inflammation already and is pain is elicited by eating .I suggest you be seen by your doc and get some help . Good luck.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Strep Throat: You should consult your doctor as you may have strep infection in your throat and may need antibiotics.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Strep Throat: I am unsure what you are really asking, but this scenario or situation is the very description of when someone must get to the doctor. There is littl ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Peltan
27 years experience in Ophthalmology
Not normal: The symptoms you described sound like thrush, a yeast infection of the mucus membrane lining the mouth and tongue, also called oral candidiasis. Oral ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Gordon
42 years experience in Dentistry
Possible Infection?: See a dentist. There are a few types of problems this could be.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Paula
24 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Hot pizza: Is it burned? Common reason for palate pain is burn from hot food. Without a clue, its just a guess.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Armando Berguido
33 years experience in Dentistry
See Doctor: If by sti you mean a sexually transmitted infection like syphilis the answer is yes. However there are other things than can cause red lesions and a s ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sampson
25 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
It depends: This could be due to trauma or irritation or infection. Somtimes rumors can cause soreness. The only way to diagnose is to see your physician or den ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
TRY: Gargling with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water).
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Earl Sandroff
42 years experience in Dentistry
An outbreak. : Sounds like you have an outbreak of cold sores. They do come in numbers sometimes and the best thing do is go to your dentist or md and get a script ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
See details: There are several possible causes. Certain meds can cause a dry mouth. Sjogren's syndrome is also a common cause.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Satloff
39 years experience in Pain Management
Get checked: More than 1 issue is present. Itching usually due to bacterium, Chlamydia Trachomatis. Swollen gums usually due to gram negative anaerobic rod bacte ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Monica Michel
11 years experience in Family Medicine
Be seen: Sounds like you have ulcers/blisters/cuts in your mouth which is not normal so be seen ASAP . Good luck
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
41 years experience in Periodontics
Infection?: It could be an infection. Seek care now. You need an evaluation, .
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Viral: Apthous ulcers or herpes simplex(cold sores) ar e the two most common reasons. Apthous ulcers can be related to a vitamin b deficiency or a diet too r ... Read More
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
20 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
White color: Generally speaking a whitish color on the mucosal surfaces of the mouth can represent fungal colonization. Additionally, depending on risk factors lik ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Hester
21 years experience in Pediatrics
Thrush or: Oral candidiasis is generally a superficial fungal infection of the mouth characterized by white flaky patches most often on the sides of the cheek an ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Judd Pryde
25 years experience in Travel Medicine
Side effects: Common side effect for many medications or your getting exposure to some chemical.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience in Dentistry
Needs to be seen: These types of situations require a personal visual examination and evaluation. We can't know what you have and whether or not it's serious without se ... Read More

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