A 18-year-old female asked:
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the roof of my mouth is slightly yellowish. there is a thin white/clear liquid on my tongue as well as red bumps. what could this be?

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Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
See derm: See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation.
Answered on Sep 9, 2012
Dr. R Lee Hinson
37 years experience Dentistry
Difficult to say: Without exam. Similar changes and observations have been noted when patients are on steroid therapy and/or antibiotics which can allow an overgrowth of yeast. Your general description suggests this possibility. Seek out your dentist for an exam to get to the bottom of this.
Answered on Jan 29, 2017
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