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What is this dark red sore in my mouth

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fay Gyapong
30 years experience Dentistry
Dark red sore: You did not mention the duration of the lesion or if there was any trauma associated with the lesion etc. You should visit your dentist for an evaluat ... Read More

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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Gilmore
25 years experience Urgent Care
Viral or Bacterial: There are many causes of sore throat. When sore and inflamed, viral and bacterial causes are often suspected. Acid reflux is possible as well. Sores i ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Linda Callaghan
52 years experience Addiction Medicine
See your PCP.: It could be a bacterial infection and you need to see your pcp to get a swab of it.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Non-specific symptom: Non-specific symptoms. Try warm salt water rinses and NSAID. If symptoms persist, see an oral surgeon.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Redness: What you describe is unlikely anything to be concerned about. Most likely an irritation, blood vessels, etc. Keep an eye on it and if it is not gone i ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Landman
31 years experience Dentistry
Skin: Sorry it is sore. Could be from the procedure , since it was deep cleaning i have to assume there was a lot of debris under the gum and the gum on t ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Get checked: It is hard to tell without seeing the lesion. You should see a dentist or an ENT physician.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Hmmmmmm.: I'm not sure if i personally would agree with that observation. Smoking can and will cause changes to the soft tissues of your mouth, including the pa ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Veins: Probably varicosities, benign
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
50 years experience Cardiology
No: wait 3 days without doing any thing may disappear.

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