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A 72-year-old female asked:

Biopsy report,, benign my oral lesion; squamous mucosa, minary salvary gland, blood clot, mild chronic inflammation. 14 days and still sore. normal?

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Dr. Liesa Harte
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Chronic inflammation: Chronic inflammation is not normal. Do you smoke, dip, or chew tobacco? Discuss with the doctor who took the biopsy.
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 54 years experience
Healing: Healing varies greatly based upon age, general health, medical conditions, medications taken, care of wound, types of foods ingested, and largely based upon location and size of tissue excised for biopsy. Discuss this issue with the doctor who performed the biopsy and is responsible for your care and well-being.

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Last updated Jul 15, 2014

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