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Ice: Ice is the asiest way to sooth a burnt palate. If it is not an open weeping leasion, You may see your dentist or dermatologist who can prescribe an oral anesthetic to put on the area to sooth it. Some may respond to an oral triamcinalone dental paste. If the symptoms are worsening, go to a dentist or dermatologist ...Read more
I noticed today that there were white blotches on my soft pallet But now the white is gone and they are just red, They don't hurt either?
May be unrelated: How long have you had the bumps? Are these painful? Is there a discharge? If these bumps are older than a couple of months and have no pain or discharge, then these may not be the cause of cough. If the cough has been there for more than two weeks, especially if you have fever at night, please see your doctor to exclude an infection. ...Read more
I have red spots on my upper soft pallet they really hurt and have not gone away. What could it be???
?: How long present? If short time possibly viral. See your doc if persistant, ...Read more
I have a flesh colored bump to the left and right of my uvula. What could it be? Same color as soft pallet.
? papilloma: You need an ENT doctor to make an appropriate diagnosis. But the presence of a bump on either side of your uvula could be a papilloma. This is a benign growth caused by a virus, so called papilloma virus and results in a wart. If they are not inflamed, or cause pain and do not grow in size, no treatment is necessary. But get a more specific diagnosis. ...Read more
Pimple like thing on hard pallet just right of midline smoker had this for 6 months not grown or changed there is tiny red dots in the pimple thing.?
Need to be seen doc: This could be a benign herpetic lesion, but should be evaluated by a head and neck surgeon to be sure it isn't anything worse. ...Read more
Normal platlet count is 150000 to 450000.You should not worry if other indices in blood count like wbc, hemoglobin etc are normal and you have no symptoms, and you are not taking any medication which causes decrease in platlet count
just moniter your platlet count anf if it keeps going down then see a hematologist. ...Read more
No: There are many many pairs of twins without a cleft palate. It is caused by a genetic mutation. ...Read more
Cyst: Roof of Mouth:
Your cyst is located on the roof of your mouth. The dentist (if capable) will treat the area or refer you to an oral surgeon for treatment.
Often cysts can enlarge over time, so it is important to seek treatment. ...Read more
Tiny bumps all over soft pallet and near uvela tiny flesh colored no pain just a little redness any ideas?
Long list: Unfortunately what you described has a fairly long list of possible diagnosis. With any lesion it is most important for the doctor to see, feel the lesion as well as examine other areas. Best to see your doctor for evaluation to help answer your question. Sorry this was not more helpful. Best of luck ...Read more
I get 1 maybe 2 small red bumps on my soft pallet occasionally that last only 3-5 days. Should I be concerned?
See answer: If the bumps come in EXACTLY the same spot every time there is a possibility it could be oral Herpes Simplex virus. If the above doesn't apply they may represent Aphthous ulcers (Canker sores) or due some other insignificant cause. If there is any concern for HSV it's best to be seen at the time you have the bumps. ...Read more
Just came from dentist and hygienist saw three red poke marks in back of pallet. I feel fine, mo symptoms of anything and dentist was not in. H?
Lesions: What you describe could be from any number of things and most are benign and gone within 10-14 days, What is important is that you have your mouth re-examined in two weeks to see whether or not they're gone. If not they need to be identified. If your own dentist is not qualified to know what to do, see an Oral Surgeon just to be safe. ...Read more
Hello I have a lil boy with a high arched pallet he's five can say only a few words we understand but tries to talk all day long is there anything t?
Evaluation time: In the US we have "child find" an outreach program that looks for such kids starting at 3 so we can work with them and get them ready for school entry. I suppose you have something similar there, if not, seek out an evaluation by a speech and language specialist and your doc. The kid needs some help and what that is will be determined by exam and testing. ...Read more
2 possibilities: Generally dry mouth results from aging, medications and or auto immune disease, such a sojgrens syndrome. ...Read more
Fell over a pallet at work, landed on both my knees very hard, my right knee is giving me problems, sharp, stabbing pain.
Need xray: If not improved over a couple of days and still very sharp, you need to get xrays to check for fracture. It can have serious consequences if you continue to put weight on it. ...Read more
Yesterday I found something strange on the soft pallet in my mouth. Not sure how long it's been their, looks like a pinkish white skintag?
Palate lesion: Nothing comes to mind based on your description. I wonder if the lesion is still there. Could have been a blab of mucus especially if you are having postnasal drip. If it is still present, you may take a picture and post it or see a face to face appointment with a doc. ...Read more
On friday my ankle got crushed against a concrete pillar and a Electric Pallet truck since then my ankle is still swollen. I've put ice on it.
Hi, My wife has a high arched pallet (Marfanoid) and can't seem to get a set of dentures that will fit. Is there some secret to this? Thanks, John
See a prosthodontist: To determine if a removable denture will solve the problem. A prosthodontist can offer you many designs for your removable denture or provide other alternatives to consider including dental implant-supported denture. ...Read more
My son came out in a rash a week ago: urticaria? Since then he has developed a red lumpy mass on his pallet. Similar to a strawberry mark. What is it?
Rash: It is difficult to diagnose rashes in person, almost impossible without seeing them. However, in this case this may be a streptococcal rash particularly if the rash on his skin feels rough like sandpaper. Regardless, he should be seen and evaluated by his Pediatrician or FP. ...Read more
I have a tumor/mass on the pallet of my mouth. For a few years recently there's tissue growing and bleeds the tissue falls off and comes back?
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. ...Read more
My six week old daughter was born with cleft pallet. Her chin is also pushed back a little basically looks small and her nose is a little wide.
Cleft palate: Plastic surgeons can perform mirackes when doing surgical repair. Good luck! ...Read more
Was injured at work a few weeks ago. Pallet Jack handle slammed down unto my lower back. Just completed physical therapy and ibp 600 is not working?
See below: What you are describing sounds like Thrush (oral candida infection). If you have no risk factors (like AIDS) the treatment is Nystatin (OTC), swish and swallow 4 times daily for 2 weeks. If that doesn't work, you will need to see your physician for a prescription medicine to be taken orally. ...Read more
I have a mass/tumor on pallet in mouth for years recently tissue started growing and bleeds the tissue falls off and comes back?
I have a few small red bumps and soft pallet looks like bruised or broken capillaries. This happened a few hours after giving fellacio. ?
Bruising: Sounds like you may have some bruising all right. As the song says "Go gently, sweet Afton! " If this does not get better in a week see a dentist or your doctor. ...Read more
What to do if I have a narrow upper pallet, and my upper incisor is an implant, as well as the tooth to the right of it. Am I a canidate for sarpe surgery?
See an Orthodontist: Your problem is one that requires fixing your malocclusion, moving teeth and jaws into proper relationships with each other. This is best done by a qualified Orthodontic Specialist. The Orthodontist may feel it is best to team with a qualified Oral Surgeon to address the skeletal component of your malocclusion. Talk to an Orthodontist, 1st visit usually complimentary or low cost. ...Read more