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A 27-year-old member asked:

I have a sore throat with what looks and feels like a mouth ulcer next to the uvula, it's mildly painful. should i seek outside help or treat at home?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 51 years experience
They are common/harm: Ulcers in the mouth are common and rarely require treatment. They go away on their own in a few days. I would not do anything as they are not especially painful in your case.
Last updated Mar 13, 2016

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