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A 30-year-old female asked:

Can you get swelling on gums, tongue, roof of mouth, and lips from oral allergy syndrome?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Scott Dubowsky
47 years experience
Oral Allergic Signs: Yes, swelling and redness of the gums, tongue or other oral structures can be a sign of allergy especially if the onset is sudden. The allergic reaction can continue on to serious respiratory or other systemic manifestations so you should seek medical care right away.

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Last updated Apr 30, 2020

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