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What causes the roof of your mouth to itch

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 55 years experience
Fungal infection?: Or allergy to something you ate or drank? If it persists and you can't figure it out, see your dentist to try to determine the cause.

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 44 years experience
Irritated : These areas may be irritated from food exposure. See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation.
A female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
Allergic reaction: Could be an allergic reaction to food or mouthwash.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
Itching: Could be from overly agressive brushing, trauma, systemic disease, bacterial/virul/fungal disease, burn, etc. Most probable cause, however, is allerg... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Nope: Talk to your Dentist and PCP to make sure it is not a reaction to any of the medicine you take, or food allergy or Local Mucosal Infection.
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leslie Leighton
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
No: Might be related to spices in food
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Oral allergy syndrom: You likely have hay fever as well and the reaction to watermelon is likely from cross-reaction to ragweed allergy. Avoidance is the best approach but ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Satloff
Pain Management 41 years experience
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
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Hoffman
Dentistry 15 years experience
Dentist Visit Now: From your symptoms, I would be seen by your Dentist immediately. You could be having an allergic reaction, but your age is more primary for other 'so... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Roof of Mouth: i suggest this area be a examined by your dentist or an oral surgeon, preferably during the time you have the bump.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Yes: These symptoms are not uncommon among allergy sufferers exposed to high level of allergens. Try antihistamine to see if it helps If not, consider se... Read More