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Mouth Blood Blister Treatment
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
Time: If the tiny blood blister is of recent onset and due to trauma, it will likely resolve and disappear with time. If the blood blister has been present for an extended period, it is possible it could represent a hemangioma (abnormal enlarged blood vessel) which should not pose a problem unless it is constantly traumatized and bleeds. Your dentist can advise you or refer you to a specialist. ...Read more
See dentist: As a general rule, any trauma related injury in the mouth heals within 2 weeks. If it lasts longer or recurs, then you should see your dentist to have it checked. ...Read more
Likely trauma: You may have bitten the area while asleep, or had some mouth trauma which you may not remember. ...Read more
Blood blister: Blood blisters occurring on the cheek are usually the result of an accidental or unconscious cheek bite. ...Read more
I found a painless blood blister in mouth on my left cheek, should I worry too much if it's not causing any irritation?
To worry...you probably bit your cheek (unknowingly) If other blood blisters occur check it out with your Dentist.a sharp tooth edge/broken filling may be the culprit!
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more
Cause?: The most likely cause would be some irritation, perhaps from eating a hard or sharp piece of food, or accidental abrasion while brushing your teeth. However, without actually being able to see you clinically, we can't give you an accurate diagnosis. It should be gone in about one week. If it lasts more than two weeks, make sure you have it diagnosed by your dentist! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
BLOOD BLISTER MOUTH:
THIS WILL DEPEND ON a NUMBER OF THINGS:
HOW LONG HAS IT BEEN THERE?
HOW LARGE IS IT?
ONLY ONE BLISTER?
DOES IT HURT?
DO YOU REMEMBER BITING IT?
WHERE IN THE MOUTH EXACTLY?
DO YOU TAKE ANY MEDICATIONS?
IF IT PERSISTS, PLEASE SEE YOUR PCP OR A DERMATOLOGIST.
BEST LUCK. ...Read more
Firm and purple: If you bite your lip/cheek and traumatize inside your mouth, but not enough to break open the suface of skin(mucosa) then you may develop a firm purple-colored bump. Over time the "blood-blister" will pop and drain and should heal quickly. If it does not resolve within 7-10 days, have it checked out. ...Read more
See MD or dentist: Gargle salt water to prevent infections until you go to your dentist. ...Read more
Blood blister at back of the mouth not near teeth keeps coming back after I pop it in the same place 5 or 6 times now and won't go away.
If I smoke a bong that I'm not sure if someone has herpes , would I get a blood blister in my mouth on my cheek? Is that a sign of herpes?
Unlikely: Most adults have HSVI virus in their system but most will suffer no breakout which can be triggered by several factors including sun exposure, stress, and co-existing illnesses. Thus it is highly unlikely that you will catch HSV1 given that you likely already are harboring this virus in your body. ...Read more
Hello I bite my lip last night and woke up with a blood blister in my mouth on my lower lip it really hurts, do I leave it or is there something I do?
Leave it: Be and be careful to avoid re-injuring it. It will resolve on its own even though it is very annoying. ...Read more
My wife ate some very crispy green beans after this she got a blood blister in her mouth that popped and hurt a lot doc says its herpes can this be?
Should be ok: Not sure how well it will work. ...Read more
I found a painless blood blister in mouth underneath my tongue below my bottom 2 front teeth. I popped it with my tongue and it bled a LOT. Still does?
Bleeding: Put a tea bag under your tongue. Will help clotting. Call your Dentist for an examination. ...Read more
I was eating ice cream and a blood blister apered on the inside of my mouth and the whole left side of my face is numb?
I have a small blood blister type of bump in my mouth. Could this be a std? It doesn't hurt just an annoyance ...also I always bite that cheek!
I have like red dots or tiny blood blister in my mouth INSIDE of my lip and my cheek they are like dots no liquid inside no pain no fever?
Red dots: Lots of reasons for red dots, most of them not problematic. Let your Dentist examine and advise you. ...Read more
A blood blister forms when skin and small blood vessels are damaged without breaking the skin. Trapped beneath the skin surface is some blood and skin fluid. Blood blisters are commonly caused by accidents in which the skin is pinched by a tool or a heavy weight, or they may occur from constant ...Read more