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Does erythroplakia in the mouth hurt or bleed?

Does erythroplakia in the mouth hurt or bleed?

Typically not: But it can. If they become eroded, both pain and bleeding can occur. These can be malignant, so need to be biopsies and excised. ...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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Thoughts as to what might be causing redness on roof of mouth for a month? It doesn't hurt or bleed. I have lupus. I have a photo in my file...

Roof of mouth: Any abnormal swelling, color change, or lesion, whether it is painful or not, that lasts longer than 10 days needs to be examined. Call your dentist or an oral surgeon for an examination. ...Read more

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My puppy had something in its mouth I grabbed it it was a dead bat I'm outdated for a tetanus shot I didn't bleed but it hurt when it poked me ?

My puppy had something in its mouth I grabbed it it was a dead bat I'm outdated for a tetanus shot I didn't bleed but it hurt when it poked me ?

Wash well & see Dr.: After an animal bite, the area should be washed well to get the animal germs out. If there is a laceration or a puncture wound, prescription antibiotics may be needed, as well as a tetanus booster. If bitten or injured by a raccoon, skunk, fox, coyote, bat, or any salivating/drooling strangely acting animal, rabies is a possibility (one should see a doctor within a day or so). ...Read more

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The gums on the bottom left side of my mouth hurt and bleed when i brush my teeth. Could it be some oral disease?

The gums on the bottom left side of my mouth hurt and bleed when i brush my teeth. Could it be some oral disease?

Gingivitis: Sounds like a case of gingivits. If it has been a long time since your last cleaning, tartar can build up and irritate the gums making them painful and bleed easily. Time to give the dentist a call. ...Read more

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The left side of my mouth hurts constantly. Gums bleed when brush, teeth sensitive, I believe I feel the nerves in the pockets. Pain relief? Recommend

Treatment: It sounds like you may have periodontal disease. In the short term, you can use ibuprofen, but the most effective long term pain relief will be from having the area treated. Pain is not usually present until periodontal disease becomes severe, so you may consider seeing a periodontist who specializes in this type of treatment sooner rather than later. Hang in there! ...Read more

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Gums and inside lips hurt . Gums bleed when brushing. Feels tender. Mouth wash helps .

Gums and inside lips hurt . Gums bleed when brushing. Feels tender. Mouth wash helps .

Sore bleeding gums: Signs of gum infection. Mouth wash will not cure infection, just numb area a little bit. Important that y0u see your Dentist or a specialist Periodontist as soon as possible. Gum infections do not self-cure, and are not self limiting, spreading to other organ systems. ...Read more

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My 11-year-old daughter has a bleeding cold sore on the roof of her mouth, which appears pale, with other small sores. One side of her throat hurts.

My 11-year-old daughter has a bleeding cold sore on the roof of her mouth, which appears pale, with other small sores.  One side of her throat hurts.

Viral Infection: Sounds like she has a viral infection such as Hand Foot and Mouth Disease or Herpangina. they are caused by a herpes like virus called Coxsackie. Generally these are viruses that young( ...Read more

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Bleeding (Definition)

Bleeding is a term describing the loss of blood. It can occur inside the body due to damage to blood vessels or organs or outside the body during menstruation or when there is a ...Read more