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What makes the roof of your mouth peel and what can be done about it?

What makes the roof of your mouth peel and what can be done about it?

Desquamation: It happens after pizza because you likely burned it, and any noxious substance can cause the hard palae mucosa to renew itself. If it stays raw, ask your dentist or seek an ENT doc to assess. ...Read more

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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Why does tartar control toothpaste seem to make my mouth peel?

Why does tartar control toothpaste seem to make my mouth peel?

It is common: It is common for tartar control toothpastes to do this .It it continues change toothpastes to a non tartar control toothpaste ...Read more

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Have problem with extreme mouth dryness using bipap with humidity to the point of lips and mouth peeling. Any suggestions?

Have problem with extreme mouth dryness using bipap with humidity to the point of lips and mouth peeling. Any suggestions?

Lip balm or change: Most of my patients are intolerant to the CPAP and we have converted them to the use of a mas (mandibular advancement splint). I use one personally--have for 7 years.See your sleep doc to verify correct functioning of your bipap, or seek a consultation with a trained sleep dentist. You can find one at: www.Aadsm.Org. Good luck. ...Read more

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Gums on roof of mouth peel when eating hard food, slight pain, cause?

Gums on roof of mouth peel when eating hard food, slight pain, cause?

Abrasion: The hard food may be causing some abrasion or irritation to the palatal tissues, which can be thin in some patients, especially if there is a palatal torus (bony growth in the roof of the palate). ...Read more

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Mouth 'peeling' after brushing my teeth. What can I do?

Mouth 'peeling' after brushing my teeth. What can I do?

First: Try a different brand of toothpaste. Often people have problems with some of the ingredients or flavor agents used in toothpaste. Or problem with type: whitening, tartar control, fresh breath, etc. Some people have a problem with the foaming agent: sodium lauryl sulfate, fluoridex without sls works well. You could try plain baking soda (if you are not on a sodium restricted diet). Good luck. ...Read more

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Weird sensation in mouth. Peeling, burning and bleeding gums under one tooth. Numb feeling in my cheek. what could it be?

Weird sensation in mouth. Peeling, burning and bleeding gums under one tooth. Numb feeling in my cheek. what could it be?

Infection: It could be an infection, but that's only a guess since you cannot be examined or diagnosed over the internet. The numbness is of great concern, so you need to see a local dentist ASAP to determine what is causing your symptoms. ...Read more

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The roof of my mouth is peeling! how serious is this and what should I do?

The roof of my mouth is peeling! how serious is this and what should I do?

Probably OK: The most likely cause is eating foods or drinking beverages that are very hot that cause the thinnest layer of tissue to 'burn' and then flake off. Still you should have your dentist look at it to be sure that's what is going on since it could be something else that could be treated. ...Read more

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The lining membrane on my mouth is peeling off, why could this be? It's not painful at all just worried!

The lining membrane on my mouth is peeling off, why could this be? It's not painful at all just worried!

Visit your dentist: It is probably not something serious, but is highly recommended to get it checked out. Prevention is better than cure ...Read more

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Over the past 4 days I have noticed that the skin on the left side roof of my mouth is peeling. I have gargled with reg. Listerine. Should i worry?

Over the past 4 days I have noticed that the skin on the left side roof of my mouth is peeling. I have gargled with reg. Listerine. Should i worry?

Peeling in mouth: Did you burn or injure your mouth? This would cause the skin to peel. If not it should be checked by your dentist for signs of infection, thrush, leukoplakia or oral cancer. Any abnormal changes in your mouth should be checked by your dentist or an oral surgeon. ...Read more

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