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What are the holes in your mouth called

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Marxen
Periodontics 37 years experience
Upset a woman: Upset your wife and you will get a mad mouth.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Mouth viruses: There are no specific mouth viruses. Usually those are viruses that affect not just the mouth but other organs/tissues but they have tropism (propensi... Read More
Dr. Laurence Fox
Specializes in Family Medicine
Numerous: Coxsackie virus is a pretty common one. Herpes is another. Adenovirus is a more aggressive virus that can infect the oral region and cause severe s... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
A Verified Doctoranswered
46 years experience
Alien Doctors !!!: Sounds like a weird form of porn to me. Oh, wait, it's also a procedure done by doctors to look either down the throat into the esophagus or into the ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Tongue tied: Being tongue tied is when the frenum or thick stringlike attachment under tongue is short or restricted making limited movement of tongue. It can affe... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Rochester
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Maybe: some people do have a slight white tinge to their frenulum. If it is very white, feels hard or any redness, bleeding or pain your should be seen by do... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
Internal Medicine 53 years experience
See answer: A dry mouth can be due to one of several medical disorders that cause a reduction in saliva. It can also be a symptom of anxiety and stress. The most ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 41 years experience
Abscess: It appears you have an abscess from your description. In needs to be evaluated by a dentist for the cause and for proper treatment. It will not resolv... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Brain freeze: Consuming ice cold drinks or ice cream causes stimulation of roof of mouth (Palate) which causes rapid changes in small vessels in the sinuses which s... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 55 years experience
Fovea Palatinae: They appear as small depressed points at the junction between the soft and hard palate just off off the midline and are the ductal openings and recipi... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sire
Dermatology 55 years experience
Contact dermatitis: This could be a secondary reaction to a contgact allergen that you are using in a cream or skincare product. It can some times occur from licking the... Read More
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