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A 25-year-old male asked:

i have a quick question. i currently have an ulcer like sore under my tongue right now. there is also another little ulcer on my gums. however i am worried it may be syphilis. i did get tested four weeks ago and was negative. should i be worried?

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Dr. Daniela Torres
Specializes in Medicina General
Doctors appointment : Hi there, sounds like herpetic ulcers, please go visit a family doctor.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Ulcer: Nota common place for syphlitic ulcer. If you are concerned 1) express your concerns to your Dentist and have the ulcer evaluated, and 2) have your physician order a STD lab tests yet again.

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