San Jose, CA
A 22-year-old female asked:
can cavities cause bums on the roof of mouth?
2 doctor answers • 7 doctors weighed in
Dentistry 35 years experience
Bumps can occur : Bumps can occur from cavities if it has caused the tooth to become infected and swelling has begun.
170 viewsReviewed May 19, 2019
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Bumps: Bumps can be caused by infected teeth, sinus infection, burn, trauma, boney growths, and so many other causes. Please ask your Dentist to have a look. If from infection, immediate treatment is required.
170 viewsReviewed May 20, 2019
Last updated Apr 12, 2020
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