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i have a tender bump on the roof of my mouth wasn't much yesterday but seems to be getting larger and more tender today and ideas what it could be?

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Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Well: Can be an abscess or inflamed area. Recommend Healthtap visit or visit to a dentist or primary care doctor for diagnosis and treatment
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Abscess ?: Only a guess. You should see a dentist ASAP.
Answered on Jul 15, 2016

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
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Roof of Mouth: i suggest this area be a examined by your dentist or an oral surgeon, preferably during the time you have the bump.
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Swollen bump: This sounds like either a tooth or gum abcess. Since it is getting bigger, you should see a dentist or an oral surgeon ASAP.
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Infection: It could be infection, is it cystic ? Go to a physician , it can be a part of other bigger issue.
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