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Arnaudville, LA
A 28-year-old female asked:

I have painful swelling on the roof of my mouth along with fever and sore throat, what is causing this?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. PRADIP SHAH
Infectious Disease 42 years experience
MANY: Tosilitis, peri tonsilar abscess, mononeucleosis.
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Dr. Isac Bloch
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Burn/virus/autoimmun: It can often be due to a burn/hot food exposure, otherwise a viral infection/bacterial infection or autoimune process. Should be checked out by a qualified physician to make sure it is nothing that needs a biopsy or imaging like a growth.
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Last updated Dec 26, 2014

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