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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Comisi
37 years experience Dentistry
See a doctor?: Have you seen a doctor about this? If not, it would seem like a wise thing to do to help determine what is the cause, and of course how to minimize or ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: Your iron treatment and mouth ulcers + glands in the neck are probably not related. Your symptoms warrant an in-person evaluation with additional hist ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Surinder Yadav
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Need tests: It probably needs a thorough evaluation including doing some blood tests which would look for infections, inflammatory conditions, or connective tissu ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randall Stastny
33 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
See your doctor.: There are many different conditions that can cause mouth ulcers that can be very painful. If you take your temperature by mouth it will be falsely el ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Donley
53 years experience Dentistry
See physician: Gargling with warm salt water may help. It is probably time to see a physician who may prescribe an anibiotic or recommend the tonsils be removed.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Consult opthalmologi: Please consult an eye doc ASAP. You will need treatment. It could be Herpes, do you have vesicles(bluster)? Heat pack will not help but cold compre ... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Infection: An infection of the throat or tongue will cause tender swelling of the glands in the neck. This is potentially serious and needs medical attention. Pl ... Read More
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Primary oral herpes?: Sounds like you might have primary (i.e. intitial infection) with oral herpes simplex virus, probably type 1 (HSV1). Effective treatment is available ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Not: Not from the workout. Ulcers and gum inflammation indicates gum infection, probably viral or bacterial. When this happens the lymph nodes, acting as ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Difficult to know: Swollen lymph nodes for months is an indication of either chronic inflammatory process or chronic or recurrent infection. In the context of mouth ulc ... Read More
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