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A 28-year-old female asked:

numbess on roof of mouth after eating?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
Pain Management 36 years experience
See a neurologist: There are many neurological tests that can numbness in your mouth. These tests help determine the cause of the symptoms. See a neurologist for evaluation, diagnosis and treatment if needed.

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Woke up to a little red bump on the roof of my mouth (palate). What's this sound like?

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