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Boils Inside Mouth
Sir,I got many boils inside my mouth from yesterday .it is paining & lot of burning sensation. Im drinking a lot of water & coconut water too.pls help?
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
Mouth guards: The store-bought mouth guards that you buy and try to form to the teeth just don't fit very well. The custom-made professional mouth guards fit snugly. They almost 'snap' in. You do not have to keep your teeth together to keep them in. The players can speak and yell to each other and the coaches. Ask your dentist to fit you with a custom made mouth guard. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Drain infection: Boils are drains from your infection on to the gum surface. Treat the infection (root canal of the infected tooth or cleaning of the periodontal pocket), the boil will disappear. Antibiotic will remove boils temporarily but then it will come back. Treat the cause! other term for the boils is fistula. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm in a hurry and need my mouth guard for football , i just got a new one but don't have time to boil it. What should I do?
Food reactions: Mouth sores are often related to subtle food reactions. Try to eliminate the most problematic foods (dairy, gluten, eggs, nuts, soy...) all together or one at a time for 3-4 weeks and see if you see a change. Igg food tests can also help. Some people may also have nutritional deficincies like zinc (which can be tested) or may have an excess burden of toxins leading to immune imbalance. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Same as without: whether you have the braces on or not, these work by heating the material, biting, then letting it cool. issue with braces is that overtime, teeth move and the mouth guard will not fit. We give our athletes patients special ortho mouth guards that are not boil and bite. I would discuss with your orthodontist-- we give them free as they cost a lot less than boil and bite ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
See Oral Surgeon: Geographic tongue is a benign condition of unknown etiology although they often run in families and may have a genetic component. "boils" are local infections. The two occurrences are likely unrelated. You need to see a general dentist or oral surgeon to confirm the diagnosis for each, especially what you refer to as "boils". ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can the kettle water i boil be leaching chemicals into the water and cause headaches and salty mouth its a glass kettle please help?
Probably not: Glass, per se, is usually inert. However, chemicals used in cleaning the glass kettle may leave a residue. Also well water or improperly treated tap water may have chemicals. ...Read more
I have this pains in my tongue and i can also see something Like a boil in my mouth and this is getting bigger and bigger. I dont know what it is. ?
See your dentist: Tongue blisters may appear due to various reasons and are painful sores. There are many forms of blisters: canker, sores, fever blisters, bacterial infection, etc. Regardless, any ulcer that lasts longer than 2-3 weeks should be checked out by your dentist or PCP. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer