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I have 3 white canker sore like marks on back of gums and bump under jaw. Any tips?

I have 3 white canker sore like marks on back of gums and bump under jaw. Any tips?

Time: No magic bullet but topical antibiotic may possibly be helpful for some. Others have tried table salt (painful) with success. A doctor may also prescribe a cortisone paste for the condition. ...Read more

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I have a hard bump on my jaw line that's been their for about a month or so now and gets bigger and then goes away and then grows back ?

I have a hard bump on my jaw line that's been their for about a month or so now and gets bigger and then goes away and then grows back ?

More info needed.: To answer your question completely, you would need a detailed exam. Based on the features you described, I hypothesize that you are describing a lymph node. These can change in size in response to infections. There aren't too many other things that would wax and wane in such a fashion. Best thing to do is keep an eye on it. If no improvement, follow up with your doc. ...Read more

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I have bumps on my jaw line after my shower tonight they itch any idea what they might be ?

I have bumps on my jaw line after my shower tonight they itch any idea what they might be ?

Dermatitis: it sounds like you may have a contact dermatitis. If it persists or worsens please see your healthcare provider. You can try some hydrocortisone over the counter if you wish ...Read more

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I have a bump behind my jaw on the left side. Its not visible but its alittle sore. Should i be worried.

I have a bump behind my jaw on the left side. Its not visible but its alittle sore. Should i be worried.

Have it examined: A bump behind your jaw could be caused from a number of different things. You should have it examined by your physician or dentist. ...Read more

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I have a a bump on my jaw line. Its not noticeable cause its under the skin. It doesn't hurt to much, but its growing. Have any idea what this could be?

I have a a bump on my jaw line. Its not noticeable cause its under the skin. It doesn't hurt to much, but its growing. Have any idea what this could be?

Lymph node?: Under the jaw there are lymph nodes (that process lymphatic fluid and are immune protective). That is a possibility versus others like a skin infection, but that would have other outside symptoms. If it is getting bigger, it warrants evaluation by your doctor. ...Read more

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I have multiple lumps/bumps under my jaw and/or upper neck. They don't hurt and move pretty easily. Are these lumps normal?

I have multiple lumps/bumps under my jaw and/or upper neck. They don't hurt and move pretty easily. Are these lumps normal?

Lymph nodes?: Enlargement of the lymph nodes, under the jaw and in the neck can be a simple as a viral infection, but see a head and neck surgeon for a biopsy, since a lymphoma can present this way too. Do not ignore this symptom, since it can be the first sign of more ominous disease. ...Read more

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1 week Pain/pressure around and under capped lower molar also pea size firm bump moveable at jaw line in area of tooth bump in cheek . What is this?

1 week Pain/pressure around and under capped lower molar also pea size firm bump moveable at jaw line in area of tooth  bump in cheek .  What is this?

Possible abscess: I strongly suspect that decay has gotten under your cap ( crown) and infected the nerve of the tooth. Go see your dentist or an Endodontist. ( root canal specialist). Good luck. ...Read more

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