A 36-year-old member asked:
How do i know if i have sore on mouth?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Do you have a: painful, oral lesion?
4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 47-year-old member asked:
How to know if a mouth sore is infected by other mouth germs?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Pathology 49 years experience
It is: Any sore in the mouth is likely to infected or at least colonized by multiple organisms present in the mouth.
5.8k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Jun 22, 2014
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