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i have a pimple inside of my mouth near the bottom of my gum and it hurts from time to time. i had it for about 3 days. what is it?

7 doctor answers14 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jerome Litt
Dermatology 71 years experience
PIMPLE IN MOUTH: HAS TO BE SEEN MY YOUR GENERAL DOCTOR OR BY A DERMATOLOGIST DONT WAIT
Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Really? Come on. MD would know nothing about this? DDS or oral surgeon
Jul 3, 2015
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 40 years experience
Fistula ?: It might be a draining abscess from a tooth. Should be examined by a dentist and determined if it is tooth related. All the best...
Dr. Elton Behner
Dentistry 37 years experience
Difficult to say: See a dentist asap for proper diagnosis and treatment.
Dr. Daniel Quon
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 42 years experience
Possible Abscess: It is possible you could have an abscess. See your dentist for evaluation and any treatment that may be indicated.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Infection: Either tooth or gum/bone or combination. It' spreading. See your Dentist NOW!
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
Pain Management 36 years experience
Parulis fistula: s a sign that there is chronic infection and your body is draining it out. Unlike some other types of infection, a dental abscess or gum abscess will not get better on its own. See your dentist for definitive diagnosis and treatment. Good luck.
Dr. Darryl Blinski
Plastic Surgery 46 years experience
See Oral Surgeon or DDS
Jun 17, 2015
Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Abscess?: Possible abscess. See DDS or oral surgeon.

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