United Kingdom (Great Britain)
A 19-year-old female asked:
Second opinion red throat for 7 days not too sore gums bleeding do i have mouth cancer i'm so anxious?
3 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Pain Management 36 years experience
2 separate problems: These problems should be managed by your PCP and your dentist. 1. Sore, bleeding gum is common but usually can be resolved by visiting the dentist. 2. Red throat should be addressed by your PCP. See your PCP and dentist for diagnostic and treatment.
3.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Rare for age: Rare. See oral surgeon or ENT doc if you have any of these symptoms: Persistent mouth sore, persistent mouth pain, a lump or thickening in the cheek, a white/red patch on the gums, tongue, tonsil, or lining of the mouth, a sore throat, hoarseness or feeling that something is caught in the throat that does not go away, difficulty swallowing/chewing.
890 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Nov 13, 2016
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