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Have a lump in inner lower mouth. Non-painful. Appears fluid filled?

Have a lump in inner lower mouth. Non-painful. Appears fluid filled?

Lump: You may have a mucocoel which is a cyst filled with mucin which may be formed from possible trauma to a salivary gland. Consult your dentist or oral surgeon for help. ...Read more

Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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I have a hard large and painful lump on the lower left backside of my skull. I have has no head injuries what could this be?

I have a hard large and painful lump on the lower left backside of my skull. I have has no head injuries what could this be?

Lump: Could be a boil or cyst. Could be a lymph node or other growth. Usually something painful should be checked to get the right diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Cyst like painful to the touch lump on the outside under lower lip, a little smaller than a pea. Flesh colored. Tender. Previously had blocked pore.

Cyst like painful to the touch lump on the outside under lower lip, a little smaller than a pea. Flesh colored. Tender. Previously had blocked pore.

Sebaceous cyst: A blocked pore can allow the formation of a sebaceous cyst. This may require surgical removal. One should consult with a specialist. ...Read more

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Root canal on lower jaw 1st molar. Now hard, painful lump inside my cheek, next to tooth. What is it?

Root canal on lower jaw 1st molar. Now hard, painful lump inside my cheek, next to tooth. What is it?

Dental abscess: It is likely that you may have developed a tooth abscess after the procedure. I would recommend a visit to the Dentist once again to see if the abscess needs drainage. If you are unable to visit a dentist, please visit your GP or Urgent Care clinic to see if you need to be started on oral antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have a lump on the lower right side on the outer lip of my vagina, its pretty painful. Additionally I am on my period.?

I have a lump on the lower right side on the outer lip of my vagina, its pretty painful. Additionally I am on my period.?

Herpes?: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. "painful lump" could indicate you are having a herpes outbreak although many other possibilities exist. ...Read more

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I had my wisdom teeth removed 2 months ago and this morning I noticed a hard lump on my lower left jaw that is now swollen and painful. What is it?

I had my wisdom teeth removed 2 months ago and this morning I noticed a hard lump on my lower left jaw that is now swollen and painful. What is it?

See your dentist: It sounds like there might be a high probability of an old root tip or bone fragment that got left behind. See your dentist for x-ray. Diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Lump in gum 3 years after teeth extraction. Very painful. Can't wear lower dentures. Could it be fractured or possibly a piece of tooth left?

Lump in gum 3 years after teeth extraction. Very painful. Can't wear lower dentures. Could it be fractured or possibly a piece of tooth left?

See dentist: Three years...A very long time. Curious when the lump showed up. I would see a dentist asap...Could be a root tip, infection, cyst. ...Read more

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Wisdom teeth extraction done over two weeks ago. Have a stitch on my lower left cheek on inside but it hasn't dissolved it's been 17 days and a hard painful lump has formed over it covering most of it?

Wisdom teeth extraction done over two weeks ago. Have a stitch on my lower left cheek on inside but it hasn't dissolved it's been 17 days and a hard painful lump has formed over it covering most of it?

See the surgeon: You should have an appointment to see the dentist\surgeon that extracted the tooth. If the suture is non resorbable, it needs to be removed. If the lump is painful, you may have some inflammation or infections at the extraction site in which case you need to be seen. It is also possible that the area is still tender but healing normally. Best to go back to the dentist to have him check ...Read more

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I have a cold sore on my lower lip (middle) that I do get from time to time. I also notice a small, painful (movable) lump right on my jaw right under my teeth. Just wondering if there was any correlation w the cold sores and that.?

I have a cold sore on my lower lip (middle) that I do get from time to time. I also notice a small, painful (movable) lump right on my jaw right under my teeth. Just wondering if there was any correlation w the cold sores and that.?

Possibly: May be lymph node, acting as a trap for infection. May be as response to cold sore or other sources of infection. Report your concerns to your Dentist. Schedule an appointment to have lump evaluated. ...Read more

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I have this painful lump on the roof of my mouth what could it be?

I have this painful lump on the roof of my mouth what could it be?

Tooth infection: Often abcesses of the maxillary teeth demonstrate sweeling in the palate. It is most common in the back area of the mouth. Clogged mucous and salivary glands can also form bumps. Bruises and viral vesicles are also posible explanations. Cancer can also cause lumps on the palate though much less frequent than the prior reasons. ...Read more

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I have a lump in my vigina`mouth its a week now it is painful when I touch it?

I have a lump in my vigina`mouth its a week now it is painful when I touch it?

See your gyn: It sounds like you might have a bartholin's gland cyst/abscess. See your gyn for eval and treatment, which may require drainage and antibiotics. ...Read more

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Does lump in the upper palate of mouth needs to be removed? Its painful at times.

Does lump in the upper palate of mouth needs to be removed? Its painful at times.

Torus Palantini: Hello, the lump you are describing sounds like a torus palantini these are benign bony growths that commonly occur on the hard palate. See your dentist or doctor for confirmation but most torus are best left alone. ...Read more

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Lump in mouth for more then a month. Located in the lower inner cheek area. What can it be?

Need more details: Lesions/growths can be caused for various reasons. Also important to know if a person is a smoker as health is negatively impacted by smoking, especially the oral cavity.
A picture speaks more than a thousand words and you should see a physician to find out what it is and if a biopsy is needed. ...Read more

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I have lumps in inner side of lips two on upper and two on lower on the sides. The lumps are soft and and same color as my mouth.?

I have lumps in inner side of lips two on upper and two on lower on the sides. The lumps are soft and and same color as my mouth.?

? cysts: These may be small mucus membrane cysts since they are not localized in areas where openings of the salivary gland ducts are. If you have concerns about these, consult your physician or an otolaryngologist for an examination. ...Read more

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What is this hard painful lump at the back of the roof of my mouth?

What is this hard painful lump at the back of the roof of my mouth?

Lots of things: Therefore, you need to be seen by your own dentist who can determine the cause of that hard painful lump and then suggest appropriate treatment if necessary. Merely giving you a list of possibilities is not helpful in any way. ...Read more

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I have a small lump on my inner bottom lip. Not painful. Same colour as rest of mouth. Half a CM round. Been there for yrs. What is it?

I have a small lump on my inner bottom lip. Not painful. Same colour as rest of mouth. Half a CM round. Been there for yrs. What is it?

See your doctor: You sould see your doctor. This lump needs to be palpated by your doctor and he/she needs to be able to put the rest of your symptoms in perspective. ...Read more

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My partner has a small lump (slightly bigger than a pea) on the roof of his mouth at the back, he says its painful what could it be?

My partner has a small lump (slightly bigger than a pea) on the roof of his mouth at the back, he says its painful what could it be?

Get it checked: It hard to say but could be torus palatinus but these usually aren't painful unless its injured. Beat bet is to get it checked. It might need to be biopsied. ...Read more

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I have a red painful lump by the side of my lip which has made my mouth swell up and is very painful to touch it has no head what is it?

Herpes?: Could be herpes, irritation from tooth paste chemicals, abrasion among many other things. See your dentist or oral pathologist or dermatologist to get the answer. ...Read more

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Hi. I've had a lump in my atmpit for last few days not to painful. But this mornin I have to very painful lumps in my mouth in the neck. What are they?

Canker sores: Canker sores are the most common oral lesions. The cause is unknown. These lesions are bumpy and painful. Topical medications OTC applied directly, mouthwashes, and oral medications can relieve pain or inflammation. Rec.: if not comfortable see a dentist for soft tissue laser treatment. ...Read more

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Please help! Feeling painful bleeding lump in my mouth can it be cancer?

Maybe.: You should have the lesion examined by a doctor. Biopsy may be necessary. ...Read more

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What can I do to treat torus palatinus at home if that's what I have? It's a lump on the roof of my mouth, it's hard and smooth, not painful.

What can I do to treat torus palatinus at home if that's what I have? It's a lump on the roof of my mouth, it's hard and smooth, not painful.

No Home Treatment: A torus palatinus is a dense benign growth of bone, usually in the midline of the hard palate. The growith can appear in various shapes and sizes. They are indicated for removal in individuals who are going to have an upper partial or complete denture made where the bone may interfere with the appliance or in individuals where the bone may cause speech or hygiene problems. ...Read more

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I am being treated for strep. I have formed lump in my mouth that is very painful and seems unrelated. If it is an abscess will clindamycin help it?

Go back to doctor: This needs to be examined in order to be diagnosed. You do not say where this is located, the size, whether it is tender, painful, fluctuant, etc. Go and see your doctor. This is rather an unusual story. ...Read more

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Big black lump in my mouth on my right cheek, it's painful and it spread to the left side I have black bloody stuff all over my tongue and rash onarm?

Big black lump in my mouth on my right cheek, it's painful and it spread to the left side I have black bloody stuff all over my tongue and rash onarm?

Hemorrhage: Black 'lumps' that 'spread' to other are areas may be submucosal hemorrhages. They may rupture and leave a bloody debris on the tongue.
You need to get a blood test asap. Time is important in determining the cause of your symptoms. ...Read more

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I have a painful lump under my back right teeth what should I do? On the right side of my mouth in the far back under my teeth there is an incredibly painful lumpish thing, it goes almost all the way down to my front teeth and I can't seem to get it to le

I have a painful lump under my back right teeth what should I do? On the right side of my mouth in the far back under my teeth there is an incredibly painful lumpish thing, it goes almost all the way down to my front teeth and I can't seem to get it to le

Get help: You can't fix this yourself. Can't diagnose your problem site unseen over the computer. Start with your dentist. Call for an emergency appointment. Your dentist will diagnose and treat the problem, or refer you to an oral surgeon, endodontist, or ear/nose? Throat specialist for treatment. Don't wait...Call now. ...Read more

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What are the hard, pebble like lumps on the inside of my mouth, below my lower lip? No other dental issues no pain no bleeding

What are the hard, pebble like lumps on the inside of my mouth, below my lower lip? No other dental issues no pain no bleeding

Could be tori: Would need a bit more info for a more definitive answer: are they within the lower lip or attached below the lower front teeth? If they're attached below the teeth, they are likely tori which are harmless rock-hard bony growths. They can sometimes be related to heavy, chronic teeth clenching. If they are within the lower lip, they could be lymph nodes. If ur concerned, a quick visit to the dentist. ...Read more