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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Earl Sandroff
42 years experience 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

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Green
8 years experience Dentistry
Red soreness : There are a dozen reasons for your symptoms and only a dr can diagnose that with his own eyes! is it possible you burned your mouth with hot pizza, ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Red sore spots: Have it examined by your own dentist. It could be quite a number of things- viral, from smoking, irritation, or a host of other possibilities. We can& ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Guzik
23 years experience Family Medicine
Sinus treatment: Recurrent sinusitis can cause recurrent upper mouth pain, so can a small recurring ulcer in the mouth. Try an antiseptic mouth wash and a Neti pot or ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Sore gums: The most likely cause is gum disease. But may also be due to trauma, malposed tooth, clenching or grinding, etc. See your Dentist to start the diagn ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 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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A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sean Drower
23 years experience Dentistry
Virus vs. fungus: Nystatin treats oral candidiasis, a fungal infection. Diagnosis is confirmed by visualizing white lesions that can be wiped away, leaving red skin und ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: Clinically, some viral infection affecting mucosa and skin is highly suspected. It's most advisable to seek professional evaluation & counseling t ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Sounds viral: Now you need to rest and try Tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen. Big you do not improve go see doctor
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Herpangina: Your symptoms are consistent with a coxsackie infection called herpangina. Self limited treat symptomatically.
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