A 22-year-old female asked:
white raised lines in cheek for 6 weeks now, red bumps at back of tongue, node under left jaw now sore. could this be oral cancer?, hiv?
3 doctor answers
Dr. Shishir Shah answered
40 years experience Dentistry
Oral cancer screen: It is best for you to visit your dentist and get oral cancer screening done. Dentist are a great resource to detect diseases early on!
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
Dr. Stephen Pyle answered
38 years experience Dentistry
NO: You are not describing oral cancer or HIV infection.
Answered on Mar 22, 2020
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Normal occurrence: If you are concern about it, even though it is a normal occurrence and normal anatomical structure, you should ask your dentist to evaluate the problem and rule out oral cancer or HIV.
Answered on Feb 27, 2015
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