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A 44-year-old female asked:

Sore throat , red on the uvila and soft palet on the roof of mouth, tongue spots that turned into valleys, now white bumps on the back of tongue and ?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Seasonal flu: Seasonal flu is very common viral infection with symptoms you have described. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve) are also recommended every 6 hours. Try to quit the tobacco use, good opportunity. If concerned, see your PCP after 6 days or so.
Dr. Judith Tellerman
Clinical Psychology 43 years experience
Please see your Doctor to have a thorough evaluation and determine if you have an infection. Your Doctor can recommend treatment and you will be reassured you are doing the right thing to get better.
Last updated Mar 13, 2021

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