A 30-year-old male asked:
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i keep getting canker sores once a month and am wondering would i see a dentist or doc?

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Dr. Duane Gels
36 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Your choice....: Since you are young you may see a dentist more often, and therefore easier to get it when you have the sores. Treatment is not always too helpful, though. A visit is mostly helpful to make sure it isn't something of concern.
Answered on Jul 7, 2015

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