A 24-year-old female asked:
Can you get cold sores INSIDE your mouth? Can't tell if I have a cold sore or canker sore, help!
1 doctor answer
Dr. Julan Crane answered
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Cold sore: Most likely a cankor sore if inside your mouth. Try a over the counter medication and it should help. Avoid acid containing foods and salty things as they may sting. Cold sores are usually on the outside of the mouth.
Answered on Sep 9, 2014
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