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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Wineman
40 years experience Dentistry
Red spot on palate: The red spot could be caused by any of the things you suggested. Best thing to do would be to visit your dentist if the spot does not disappear within ... Read More
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Yes, yes, and yes: All three are possible, but they are not the only possible causes. Please see you Dentist for an evaluation.

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Absolutely: Just like most other parts of your mouth and body.
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Dr. Sam Markzar
27 years experience Periodontics
Of course...: While injuries to soft palate are rare, but they can happen due to several factors, but the most frequent reason is normally due to swallowing hot fo ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Absolutely: It should clear in no more than 14 days. If it doesn't see your Dentist.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Yes: Synonyms
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Cregger
15 years experience Dentistry
Depends: Im not sure if you are african american or not but if you are this could be racial pigmentation which is normal, if not you should get into your denti ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ron E. Bell
45 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
How old is son: White coloration could be many things, take photo if you can, get to dentist for assurance that it is not something requiring treatment. The child cou ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Makes no sense!: soft palate is a muscle like structure which is not prone to too many changes. I do not know of any term labeled 'collapse'. So you can ignore it unle ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gabriel Malouf
Specializes in Dentistry
See ENT or surgeon: See an ENT or oral surgeon. I have never heard your question before and you may require specialty evaluation.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Hamid
9 years experience Dentistry
Normal: if that was the case for years ,then it's normal if the soft palate is rough textured specially in smokers or as a side effect of meds.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Pohlhaus
32 years experience Dentistry
Probably not: Have your dentist take a look to reassure you or alternatively if it needs any treatment.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Includes the uvula,: The little dew drop hanging, and then stertching to the front draping fold of the tonsil. If you look, you may see a mass, and it can bleed, it can b ... Read More

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