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Hard Soft Palate
Will seasonal allergies or post nasal drip cause the hard & soft palate to be irritated& sensitive? No redness, just soreness and sensitive. What 2 do
I have a tiny hole between my hard and soft palate I've had it all of my life I know it's not normal but is it anything to be worried about?
Is it ok for my hard and soft palate to seem to have this orange/light pink tinge to it? Also my uvula is kind of white/fleshy colored at the end
Time for consult: It may or may not be ok, difficult to diagnose something like this with out a visual examination. I suspect some type of chronic irritation that may be related to your lupus or possibly some acid reflux related to your gastritis. You might have your physician take a look as well as your dentist. ...Read more
I am having burning/rashes sensation on the roof of my mouth. Also i see red dots on the soft palate.Its on both hard and soft palate. Smoker?
White hard palate
yellow soft palate
white, red nobs on palate and further in, swallowed back of the tounge
jaw to ear pain
no pain swal?
Maybe thrush(fungus): The tongue is known to have many variations with pigmenting, size, appearance, & not always due to disease. Causes of tongue that looks patchy include: lichen planus (responds to steroids), white sponge nevus (familial, benign, permanent), smoker's leukoplakia (2% risk of cancer, needs biopsy), hairy leukoplakia (due to epsteinbarr virus), warts (due to papillomavirus), "thrush" (rx antifungals). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Neither: The epiglottis is in your throat and closes off the trachea when you eat and drink. ...Read more