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Can You Get Canker Sores In Your Throat
I've been diagnosed with post nasal drip & lately i've had canker sores. Can the 2 be related and can you get sores in your throat?
Rare: I would get an evaluation by an oral surgeon to diagnose what you have as canker sores rarely occur in the throat. ...Read more
Canker sores: are the most common oral lesions. You can get them on buccal mucosa and inside your throat. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The condition is idiopathic (cause is not known) recurrent aphthous ulcers is usually self-limiting. If concerned see your dentist after 10 days or visit your dentist today for laser immediate pain relieve. ...Read more
I get recurring sore throats, frequent and lingering minor colds and large but not painful canker sores (no fevers). What can I do? Thanks!
Rest and Sleep well: Studies have shown that the 2 most common reasons for adults to get recurrent upper respiratory tract illnesses are: 1- improper sleep. 2- touching our face a lot! stress can also be a definite culprit. There are other pathologies that could be the reason for your recurrent illnesses so a trip to your primary care provider is also warranted at this stage. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Canker sore relief: Consult with your dentist now so he can see the lesions. He may prescribe a mouth wash to sooth the tissue while you wait for the healing. It usually runs its course in 7-10 days. He will make a diagnosis from further information you give him on the history of these lesions. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I get canker sores about 3-5 times a month and its always in the back of my throat near my uvula. I was wondering why i get them? All my life
Canker sores: Canker sores are the most common recurrent oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The condition is idiopathic (cause is not known) recurrent aphthous ulcers is usually self-limiting and no treatment is required. If concerned see your dentist after 10 days for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Why am i getting canker sores all the time? I get them in the insides of my lip, on my gum, in the throat area/back of tongue, and on my tongue.
No solid answer: Since you are "prone" towards canker sores the best thing you can try to do is ease their pain. You can take Acyclovir regularly to help but it does require a prescription. Lysine might help and you can get that at a health food store. Try to reduce your stress, and if you are a smoker...Quit. See if there are any other habits you have. But i bet the best thing you can do is reduce stress. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have 4 canker sores running a fever and a stuffy nose and sore throat but could not get into the doctor any advice ?
Seasonal flu: is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve, Advil) or Tylenol (acetaminophen) are also recommended every 6 hours. If concerned, see your PCP for examination. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Whenever i take the medicine aleve, (naproxen) i get huge canker sores and i also get a rash on my face and neck. Am i allergic to it?
Pain , soreness: On the sore site (gum & lips, floor of mouth, tongue. ...Read more
Canker sores: Canker sores normally occur on the tongue and the inside of the lips and cheek. Although not as common, they can also occur in the throat, an area that is extremely difficult to treat. Check with your dentist to make sure it is a canker sore, and for suggestions on how to treat the discomfort. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Unknown: One of the mysteries of medicine. No known causes. ...Read more
No.: Aphtous ulcers, commonly called canker sores, are caused by the immune system attacking part of your oral mucosa. It is not known yet exactly what triggers this localized attack. Strep throat also taxes your immune system, it should be treated promply and correctly to avoid serious complications like rheumatic heart disease. ...Read more
Hoe to canker sores just appear!? Why can one person have so many canker sores in their mouth all at the same time. Can they cause sore throats?
Aphthous stomatitis: Aphthous stomatitis is due to a viral infection. Symptoms are multiple painful canker sores (aphthous ulcers), and often fever and sore throat. Symptoms usually last 10-14 days. See your dentist for suggestions for pain relief and anti-viral medication. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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