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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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How do you get rid of a kanker sore in your mouth? Does the stick-on circular spot thing work?

How do you get rid of a kanker sore in your mouth?  Does the stick-on circular spot thing work?

Aphthous ulcers: Canker sores or aphthous ulcers are of unclear cause and occur generally on the inner lining of the mouth. There is no definitive treatment. ...Read more

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Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a canker sore in your mouth?

Suggestions, please. How do you get rid of a canker sore in your  mouth?

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 more

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How can I get rid of a sore in my mouth?

How can I get rid of a sore in my mouth?

Try salt water: Try saltwater gargles. Mix tsp of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle w this several times/day. ...Read more

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How do I quickly get rid of a sore inside my mouth?

How do I quickly get rid of a sore inside my mouth?

Mouth sores: A number of home remedies or otc preps can help: rinsing mouth with mixture of warm salt water, alcohol-based mouthwash, & peroxide (don't swallow!) can soothe & help heal sores. Topical oragel/anbesol can numb pain, as can lozenges with benzocaine. Glyoxide (otc) gel forms foamy peroxide inside your mouth. If not improving, see fp to make sure more isn't going on. ...Read more

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What do I do to get rid of a sore in the roof of my mouth?

What do I do to get rid of a sore in the roof of my mouth?

See a dentist: The sore could be from any number of causes. Why don't you see your dentist to find out what is causing the sore and then recommend appropriate treatment if needed? ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a mouth sore?

How can I get rid of a mouth sore?

Mouth sore: Try saltwater gargles. Mix tsp of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle w this several times/day. ...Read more

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Suggest ways to get rid of a mouth sore?

Suggest ways to get rid of a mouth sore?

See Dr.: These are commonly caused by the hsv-1 (virus). See a dr. For an exam and testing for the hsv-1 titer. There are some anti-viral meds that can help. Good luck. (if only one sore, you can try placing a Tums (calcium carbonate) on the ulcer and holding it there, sometimes, this can relieve the pain and make the ulceration go away quicker). ...Read more