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Could a smoker regain his palate?

Could a smoker regain his palate?

Probably: But most likely by becoming an ex-smoker and allowing the chronic irritation to subside. ...Read more

Palate (Definition)

The palate is the anatomical description of the roof of the mouth. It separated into two parts: the hard palate (more forward) and the soft palate (which is closer to the throat), it separates the mouth ...Read more


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Inflamated palate how do I treat it?.

Inflamated palate how do I treat it?.

Warm rinses: What is the cause? If it from minor trauma like a burn or felatio, generally warm water rinses will help. For burn aloe vera gel or juice is very beneficial. ...Read more

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What can be done with a fallen palate?

What can be done with a fallen palate?

A fallen palate?: A fallen palate means what sort of symptoms? Is the bony hard palate in the front appearing lower than it used to, years before? Is the soft palate in the back appearing lower? Is there snoring? Is there trouble swallowing? Please ask your question again, with some details added. Thanks! ...Read more

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The best medicine for inflamed palate?

See a dentist ASAP: Any other treatment is a temporary relief. The palate inflammation won't go away without treatment and the infection may spread to your jaw, sinus and to other areas of your mouth. Treatments vary depending on the underlying condition, and a dentist’s visit is warranted. ...Read more

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Do palate expanders make the face wider?

Do palate expanders make the face wider?

Possibly: Depending on the amount of expansion needed, the action of a palatal expander can give the appearance of an increase of width of the middle face. ...Read more

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What is the best medicine for inflamed palate?

Type of injury: The type of medicine depends on what caused the inflammation. Is it due to mechanical, chemical, hot liquids, abscess, etc.? Treatment varies depending on the type and amount of injury. Sometimes a topical cream is prescribed if it is sever. Abscess can be drained and antibiotic prescribed. Usually analgesics such as Tylenol, (acetaminophen) ibuprofen, or aspirin are used for pain. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: palate?

Roof of mouth: The palate is the anatomical description of the roof of the mouth. It separated into two parts: the hard palate (more forward) and the soft palate (which is closer to the throat), it separates the mouth from the nasal cavity. ...Read more

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What can be done to take out palate widener at home?

Why ?: Palatal expanders are cemented into place on the teeth and need to be removed by the orthodontist who placed them when the time is right. Do not attempt to do this at home. You may damage the permanent teeth it is attached to... Then what are you going to do ? Call the orthodontist. ...Read more

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Can you tell me are palate expanders supposed to hurt?

Can you tell me are palate expanders supposed to hurt?

Palatal expanders: There is normally some discomfort or pressure felt each time the palatal expanders are adjusted. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could tell if my palate is fused?

Radiograph: A dentist can take a radigraph of your hard palate to examine the approximation of the bones. Fusing occurs in adolescence. If you are really 42 as your profile suggests, your palatal bones fused a long time ago, ...Read more