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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
Yellow Blisters back of throat >1 year.
All tests negative
Throat cultures clean
Allergy related: Probably this is "cobblestoning," which is the finding of streaks of lymphoid tissue on the posterior pharynx (back of the throat). It's caused by chronic allergy type symptoms. A doctor should be able to confirm that with a look in the back of the throat. If your allergies are bad, there are various treatments that may help, such as antihistamines or even immunotherapy. Try an allergist if needed ...Read more
After gave girl oral sores symps, but no sore in mouth, sore throat after, then sty infection, STD test negative HIV clamydia n gonorrhea, syphaliis?
Think I got oral thrush gums&where tonsils were is red raised ulcer like. Tongue whitish yellow+red dots. Lots pain can't chew. Had 3 dif antibiotics?
1 sex partner.After initial sexual encounter fishy rectal odor, lip tingling. Tested for gonorrhea and chlamydia= negative?Fishy odor due to herpes?
Bacterial vaginosis: The fishy odor is usually due to an infection that is a mixture of many different bacteria, the common name is bacterial vaginosis, also call it bv. The causes are many, bringing bacteria from the rectum to the vagina. It is not classified as a std, but it can be transferred from one partner to the other. Women can develop this with out being sexually active, hence not a true std. ...Read more
2 different problems: Geographic tongue is a physical trait and there isn't anything you can do about it. Like having freckles or moles. Canker sores are caused by the herpes simplex virus from childhood chicken pox. Reducing trauma and stress are the only remedy. If you can figure out how to eliminate stress from your live tell all of the rest of us and become rich and famous. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Itchy penis glan. Discoloration. Smal bumps. Circumcised. Had chlamydia now cured. Tested negative for all other STDs through blood test. Fungus?
can thrush on tongue be scraped off? Tongue yellow, white thick coating and can't be scraped off. Dr said thrush. 4 days lozenges not better. Was abx
Yes: a white coating on your tongue that can't be scraped off and particularly doesn't respond to antifungals may have several other etiologies, but one of the other really common possibilities is gastroesophageal reflux, which can be significant even if you don't have heartburn. I would get that checked out, and if not the case, see a dermatologist ...Read more
Hoarseness & uncomfortable swollen throat feeling and coated tongue roof of mouth feeling hairy. could this be thrush from my inhaler? ent saw nothing
Inhaler technique: Thrush is always a concern when using asthma inhalers. Make sure you are washing your mouth out after each use and review inhaler technique with your doctor at your next follow-up appointment. Sometimes adding a spacer to your device can assist. If an ENT evaluated your mouth then likely not thrush. Inhaled steroids can cause sore throat as a side effect. Address with prescribing provider. ...Read more
Can ORAL gonorrhea show up in a urine test or you must do the oral swab test? Also are there other symptoms? My tongue is a yellow white color.
Throat swab: Gonorrhea is not diagnosed by a urine test. It is diagnosed with either a culture or a genetic test. If you are having throat symptoms, then you need to have a throat swab. Having a yellow white coating on your tongue does not necessarily mean you have gonorrhea. You should see your doctor. ...Read more
Yes, possible but: More likely a 'red circle' on the tongue us a variant of normal anatomy or benign inflammatory condition called glossitis. It happens in response to trauma, viral or bacterial infection, or irritation (some spices). Either way, you should seek a consult to be sure. Until then, treat it as an std and be responsible to your sexual partners. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you suspect it: You need a throat culture with "chocolate agar", because one cannot tell clinically if it's gc or any other sore throat cause (virus or bacteria), but you need to know precisely so that the treatment is correct - routine oran ab's may not do the trick. It's embarassaing, but letting it get worse can lead to systemic spread to joints, meninges, so find out. Dr. Wainscoat describes well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can gonorrhea or chylmidia be transmitted from genital to a persons fingers to their mouth? No discharge came out of penis.
Yes: Both gonorrhea and chlamydia are diseases of mucosal(non-hairbearing) skin. The bacteria best transmit by genital to genital contact. The bacteria can survive briefly on surfaces such as fingers and if then the fingers contact mucosal skin, infection can occur. Transmission can occur even if urethral discharge is not overt. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
32 days ago, i gave unprotected oral to a ts csw with ejaculation in my mouth. Now I have sore throat. What antibiotic should I take for gonorrhea, strep or syphilis?
Get with your doctor: Transsexual commercial-sex-worker, sex for pay. Dr. Pappas has given you good advice, and you are right to be concerned about gonorrhea. You do need to get with your personal physician and explain why you're concerned. Everybody explores sexuality, and perhaps you'll decide to move on after doing this. Please use barrier protection from now on. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Probably not.: Salt, spices and acids such as citrus fruits can cause the tongue to swell. As long as it is mild swelling and not making breathing a problem, you probably have nothing to worry about. You may wish to avoid too much salt so the problem won't occur often. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am having oral fungus i. E on tongue and inner side of my cheeks what should I do I am having this from seven months?
I got diagnosed e gonorrhea and i was given a shot! the symptoms went away does that mean its gone n that's all it took?
Shot plus pills: The current recommendation for treatment of uncomplicated gonorrhea is a shot plus some pills. The pills can either be a single dose taken once or a longer 7 day pill treatment. If you were only given a shot, that might not be adequate treatment. It's a good idea to be retested "a test of cure", one week after the treatment to be sure it worked. Be sure sex partners have been treated correctly too. ...Read more
I got diagnosed e gonorrhea and i was given a shot! And pills for a week
the symptoms went away does that mean its gone n that's all it took?
Maybe, maybe not: Get retested by revisiting the MD.Get a more detailed answer ›
I woke e up this morning with a black tongue i'm 50 years old and this morning my tongue was completely black
Not usually treated: It is a chronic condition the typically manifest itself under certain circumstances such as eating hot, spicy, acidic or salty foods and stress or hormonal changes. Treatment is typically not necessary unless you have severe pain then a dentist can prescribe you a mouthwash or paste to use. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Perhaps: Perhaps you did. Without actually seeing you, we would have no way to know. If that's what happened, it will resolve on its own rather quickly. If it persists or you want to confirm your own diagnosis, then you will have to see your own dentist. Feel better. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Thickening tongue: Is it sudden? Are you drooling ,having difficulty speaking or swallowing? Could be allergic reaction to food or other material, take a benedryl ( if not allergic to it) and seek medical attention immediately in ER. Long term thickening can be due to acromegaly, thyroid disease, amylodosis. See a doctor ...Read more
Gonorrhea: Gonorrhea is a common sexually transmitted bacterial infection, easy to treat. It can cause urogenital infections in both men and women, including cervicitis and pelvic inflammatory disease (PID, which can lead to fertility problems. It can also cause throat infection, anal infection, eye infections, and, if it gets into the bloodstream, may, rarely, involve the liver, heart. brain, and joints. ...Read more
Enlarged tongue: The tongue is a very interesting organ. It's really nothing more than a large muscle. It tends to accommodate whatever space it is given. It's size is related to your teeth and your bite. Large tongues are usually caused by a large open bite, where the tongue fills the space between the teeth, or also by having no teeth (edentulous) to contain the tongue. It can be corrected surgically. ...Read more
Frenectomy: Frenectomy is a surgical procedure that typically relieves the attachment of the bottom of the tongue to the lower jaw. Today, with the technology utilizing soft tissue lasers, this can done very comfortably with local anesthetics without any post op bleeding. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers