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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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Can a food allergy make bumps form on your lip?

Can a food allergy make bumps form on your lip?

Possibly, but: If the bumps last for several days and sometimes blister, they may be cold sores, or oral herpes. If so, see your doctor and make sure you don't kiss anyone or share utensils. They're very contagious. There is medication to prevent or shorten the outbreaks. Otherwise, it may be from food, so try to avoid the ones that trigger your skin. Read more

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I suddenly felt some dryness and little bumps on my lips. Its now some kind of allergy on my lips. Ate mango from peel; used a newish lip balm. What?

I suddenly felt some dryness and little bumps on my lips. Its now some kind of allergy on my lips. Ate mango from peel; used a newish lip balm. What?

Contact allergy: This may well be from an allergic reaction to the mango but the new lip balm may also be a cause. If you have had problem with poison oak/poison ivy in the past, you are more likely to get a delayed allergic reaction (24-72 hrs after exposure) to mango. Obviously the best treatment is avoidance. Read more

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Allergic reaction 1 week ago where r side of lip swelled. Now swelling mostly gone but pulsating bump under lip there? Have scheduled allergy test.

Allergic reaction 1 week ago where r side of lip swelled. Now swelling mostly gone but pulsating bump under lip there? Have scheduled allergy test.

Lip swelling: A pulsating bump in the lip does not sound like a residual from an allergic reaction. If you can get into seeing your doctor first before seeing the alllergist, they may look at it and see what it is. Read more

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I have had a series of small red bumps around outer edges of my lips. Don't turn into pimples. Sometimes whole lip burns and feels swollen. Allergy?

I have had a series of small red bumps around outer edges of my lips. Don't turn into pimples. Sometimes whole lip burns and feels swollen. Allergy?

No: Allergy usually causes itching which you don't have. Have these bumps been present all of your life? The burning and swelling points more to an irritant to which the lip has been exposed. Consider changing toothpaste, mouthwash, or lip preparation etc to see if it helsp. Read more

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Immediately after eating Lasagna the other night, I noticed a stinging around my lips. In no less than a couple of minutes, bumps began to form. I woke up with a terrible sore throat. Before that, I hadn't known if any food allergies. My throat still feel

Immediately after eating Lasagna the other night, I noticed a stinging around my lips. In no less than a couple of minutes, bumps began to form. I woke up with a terrible sore throat. Before that, I hadn't known if any food allergies. My throat still feel

Now you do: This is a sign of food allergy, now it could be the lasagna or any other ingredient in the lasagna, . What kind of sauce you have, were there any nuts in the food or not, did you eat anything else that time like salad, or appetizer, what kind of meat they used. You have to eliminate the possibility of every ingredient you ate that day as possible cause for the allergy. See your doctor. Please. Read more

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I feel a hard bump on the roof of my mouth and I get this every year. Is it from allergies. It hurts to press on it.

I feel a hard bump on the roof of my mouth and I get this every year. Is it from allergies. It hurts to press on it.

Need to see: Have a dentist look at this. Hard bumps don't generally come and go. This may be something that needs treatment. Read more

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I have little red bumps under my tongue on the base of the mouth. Allergies have been bad. Are these little bumps cause for concern?

I have little red bumps under my tongue on the base of the mouth. Allergies have been bad. Are these little bumps cause for concern?

Allergies: What are you taking for your " allergies that have been bad"? the bumps are probably from inflammation but you should see your doctor to rule out any infection. Read more

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I have a couple painless red bumps on the roof of my mouth. I have allergies so I thought it could be that. But it's been over 24 hours now.

I have a couple painless red bumps on the roof of my mouth. I have allergies so I thought it could be that. But it's been over 24 hours now.

Consult your dentist: I would advise you to have the red bumps on the roof of the mouth examined by the dentist, to find out the source of the bumps to determine what treatment is necessary, if any. Read more

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I have an itchy scalp and two small bumps at the bottom of my head on either side. Could this be allergy related since it is fall? I have been sweating a lot as well due to increase in exercise. Skin on body itches as well.

I have an itchy scalp and two small bumps at the bottom of my head on either side. Could this be allergy related since it is fall? I have been sweating a lot as well due to increase in exercise. Skin on body itches as well.

Sounds more: Like an infected scalp and the "lumps" may be enlarged lymph glands which drain the scalp!
A "hands on" exam is indicated and an anti-dandruff
shampoo with a course of oral antibiotics may be indicated!

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What could a small, itchy, and sore bump on the roof of my mouth towards the back be? My allergies have been really bad lately too, if that helps.

Allergies vs. Virus: Considering your allergies have been acting up, that sore bump could easily be an area of allergic inflammation on the soft palate. It could also be part of a mild viral infection that's affecting your throat and palate. I recommend considering allergy treatment with an antihistamine like Zyrtec, (cetirizine) while rinsing with warm salt water twice daily. Give it a week and it should be better! Read more

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Swelling (bumps) on gums, roof mouth and tongue. Itch and burn. Occurs during allergy season. Can these be symptoms of Oral Allergy Syndrome?

Swelling (bumps) on gums, roof mouth and tongue. Itch and burn. Occurs during allergy season. Can these be symptoms of Oral Allergy Syndrome?

Yes: Moderate to severe oral allergy syndrome can result in some oral swelling. Severe cases can even cause anaphylaxis. It is always important to understand the combination of environmental and food sensitivities contributing to the symptoms and to find out if carrying epinephrine is advisable. Read more

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Redness, itchy, & bumps around my mouth? Could it be ffrom hydrocortisone allergy?

Redness, itchy, & bumps around my mouth? Could it be ffrom hydrocortisone allergy?

Perioral dermatitis: Yes, this can be caused by steroids, or it can be caused by other substances, like toothpaste, cosmetics, shave cream, etc. Here's a website by doctors: http://fromyourdoctor. Com/topic. Do? Title=perioral+dermatitis&t=2102 this website is written by patients, not doctors, but it has some good ideas. Check it out and then see your doc if you need more help: http://www. Epinions. Com/content_966500484? Read more

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A cure to my allergy that swells my lip?

Swelling: Lip swelling can occur for many reasons including medicines, foods, familial and due to other medical conditions. See an allergist to help find the reason for the episodes and how to manage them. Read more

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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more