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How Do You Get Bumps In Your Mouth
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
Can you get canker sores on your tongue? And if so how do you get rid of them? And why do canker soars occur?
Depends: It depends on whether the cause is trauma, you burned or hit it with food or your tooth brush or if the cause is an infection. For a trauma time, steroid creams prescribed by your dentist and warm water rinses should take care of the problem for an infection see your dentist. If the cause is an apthous ulcer or herpetic cause, your dentist can help you there as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Abscess not pimple: A "pimple" located on the gums several (5-8) millimeters away from the gumline would often be a nerve that has gone bad in the tooth and either root canal treatment or tooth removal are recommended treatment. If it is located close to the gumline, then that is a periodontal (gum) abscess. See your dentist if you have any swelling in your mouth. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Mostly time: Mostly time. There are some medications or ointments you can get in a pharmacy to help them feel better meanwhile. Ask your pharmacy what they have and what they recommend. Some dentists can apply in-office treatment or laser to speed recovery somewhat. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dental visit: First you need a diagnosis to determine the source and cause of the problem in order to treat it schedule a dental visit asap. ...Read more
Drain infection: Boils are drains from your infection on to the gum surface. Treat the infection (root canal of the infected tooth or cleaning of the periodontal pocket), the boil will disappear. Antibiotic will remove boils temporarily but then it will come back. Treat the cause! other term for the boils is fistula. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Moisturizer : Try a simple chapstick or vaseline or aquaphor before applying your lip liner. ...Read more
It depends: You need to find out what is causing it. I have treated several cold sores (virus) cases with laser and have get 100% no reoccurrence. Now, if the origin is food or any other kind of acids you can have your dentist prescript a mouth rinse commonly call magic swizzle to alleviate the discomfort and help in reducing the healing time. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Leave alone: Little bumps around the lips are probably sebaceous cysts which are benign and require no treatment if there is no symptoms. If they grow then you need an exam to rule out other causes. ...Read more
Use Canker Cover: Painful mouth sores are usually canker sores (aphthous ulcer) which are found on the inside of your cheek, under your tongue, the tip of your tongue, or the roof of your month. They will usually go away in 7 - 10 days. There are many natural remedies, but i like canker cover by quantum health, which is a patch that will cover the sore. If you have a lot of sores you should see your dentist. ...Read more
Unknown origin: We do not know what causes canker sores in each individual who has episodes of them. They are often related to stress, but can also be caused by certain foods, sharp areas of a tooth, or medications can be implicated. They usually disappear on their own in 1-2 weeks, but can be reduced in severity by using a prescription mouth rinse, such as chlorhexidine, or in extreme cases an oral steroid. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Canker = Aphthous : Researchers are not sure of the cause of aphthous ulcers. There is no known preventive measure. Treatment is palliative with low level laser therapy able to relieve pain & accelerate healing with about 5 minutes of treatment. Biolase waterlase works well of lasers I have tried. Herpes is another possible ulcer. Oral cancer can also be an ulcer. See your dentist to find the right diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes canker sores in your mouth and how do you get rid of them?
Ulcers: No real definitive know cause. Individuals vary in their factors that seem to trigger the onset, which may include nutritional deficiencies, local trauma, stress, hormonal influences, allergies, a genetic predisposition and other factors. They will completely heal w/o a scar in most cases and the treatment of them is usually just an issue of pain management. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can parasites really grow in sinus cavities. If so how in the world do you get rid if them? What do they look like ? Any site I can go to to get info?
My brief review of: this question suggests that parasite infection of the sinuses remains rare, almost always in immunocompromised people such as those with HIV. It has been more recently appreciated that fungal infections of the sinuses are more common than previously thought. Diagnosis is made by obtaining some infected material and testing it. Treatment is challenging with "surgical" cleaning and antibiotics. ...Read more
Have it evaluated.: Bumps under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, acne, infection, abscess, or an allergic reaction to various things like detergents or soaps or to medications. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Small hard clear bump on inside of cheek, what could it be? I get these from time to time in different places in my mouth.
I always get small painless bumps in the mouth filled with fluid.Usually pierce them and they don't hurt.What is the cause and got HSV1.
Mucoceles: These sound like benign interruptions of the ducts on minor salivary glands that are common throughout your mouth. Of course your best bet is to get it evaluated by a dentist to be sure but your description sounds like these. They are often smaller than those in this image.. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Fluid bump inside of my mouth on the side of mouth. Popped it and it didn't hurt or bleed. I get them sometimes but they go away w/o trouble or pain?
Sometimes when i eat i get these very small fluid filled bumps inside my mouth on the smooth tissue. It doesn't hurt. What is this and what causes it?
Most Probably: You are dealing with small blocked salivary glands, or small salivary duct cysts. These are completely benign and are just a small (. ...Read more
Examination: So many possibilities from a simple cut/scrape or burn, to more serious infection, to a neoplasm. Literally hundreds ion possibilities. Cannot make a diagnosis based on "painful bump." Need more information and a thorough examination. Please call your Dentist, an Oral Surgeon, your Physician, or an ENT to start the diagnostic process. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a large painful bump on the roof of my mouth it appeared after starting to get a cold what is it?
Several options.: You could have what is called a palatal tori which is nothing more than a bump of thick bone which you may have scratched, but it could be like a cold sore although not usually in the roof of the ;mouth or a few other less likely options. See your dentist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I'm starting to get a small bump inside my mouth.... I'm assuming its a syst. Does anyone know what it could be! i'm going to the dentist today?
Need to see to know: A small bump inside your mouth could be one of many different possibities. Each possibility has a different treatment, so it is very important to determine what exactly the bump is and what is causing it. The bump could a cyst (as you suggest), a gum or tooth abscess, a fibroma, etc. Glad to hear you are going to the dentist today for an evaluation and treatment as needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a bump in my mouth that I poked at and now it has moved and spread out (not get bigger, just longer) Could it be a mucocele that didn't drain?
I have large bumps on the back of my tongue, bad breathe, white patches on my tongue, and extra mucus. I have a feeling it’s oral herpes, if it is will I ever get my tongue back to normal and mouth back to normal. Is there something I can take?
Probably not hsv: The symptoms of oral herpes are painful blisters, or ulcerations on your lips or the inside of your mouth. Herpes does not cause any lesions on the tongue. Make sure to brush your teeth regularly and consider seeing a doctor for the other symptoms as it could be a sign of another infection ...Read more
I have a bump on the inside of my mouth below where my teeth are at. I have had it for awhile, should I get it checked out?
If I have a small bump in my mouth that burns sometimes should I go get it looked at again i just went 2 months ago and the dentist wasn't worried?
Small bump?: One would need to know what the diagnosis was. You certainly deserve more of an answer than, 'don't worry about it'. If you are concerned, than see an oral surgeon, and find out exactly what it is. Not all bumps require treatment, but suspicious ones do require removal and biopsy for a definitive diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Mouth has becomesensitive after i let my GERD get bad anytime i eat crackers or toast or cookies chocolate bumps will rise on tongues an cheeks hurt?
Controlling the acid: As you know, gerd will introduce stomach acids into the mouth. Stomach acid has a ph of 1, similar to hydrochloric acid. Keep your gerd under control so acid is not introduced into your mouth. Severe, uncontrolled gerd can literally melt your teeth. The bumps on your tongue and cheeks are probably due to the irritation of the acid. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
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