A 42-year-old member asked:
how to remove mouth ulcers?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Cosmetic Dentistry 50 years experience
Why ulcers there: Depends on where it exactly is and what it looks like. Mouth ulcers can be a matter of simple using an rx Peridex (chlorhexidine gluconate) soak, or it can be more serious even up to a cancer. This needs to be evaluated by a dentist for what it is and what is the best to do.
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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Depends: Depends on type of ulcer. If an ulcer persists. see dentist for evaluation.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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