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Painful Lump Inside Cheek
Painful lump: That sounds like an infections which would require immediate treatment. Call and see your dentist as soon as possible. It might require removal of the wisdom tooth. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I have this pump or lump inside my cheek above my jaw. It's not painful nor visible but I can feel it when I put pressure on it.
Go to a doctor: If the lump does not resolve in a few days I would go to a regular doctor, an ENT or Dentist for evaluation. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I have a Very painful lump in my cheek thats getting worse. I have a feeling that it is a cheek abscess and I'm very worried. How are these treated?
By draining it: If you have an abscess, the way to treat it is to have it drained. This is a very quick and easy procedure. The doctor will numb up your skin and use a sterile scalpel to open the abscess. Once it drains you will feel 100% better! Please don't wait and suffer. It will only get worse and more painful. ...Read moreGet help now ›
2 different issues: When we as doctors see patients, we ask sevreral questions, to decide how to make a diagnosis and treatment. From the limited information provbided, it is not clear that these are related, or occur simultaneously or not anything including totally minor inflamed hair follicles, lymph nodes , or herpes simplex, or other stds could be prresent. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I have a lump on my left butt cheek and its very painful and sore could this be a boil ? Or something ?
Yes: This is a common area where bug bites or hair follicles may become breeding grounds for staph or other germs that will form an abscess. If you can sit on a heating pad for an extended period or over several hours you may get it to raise to the skin and drain.If not, it may need to be drained by your doc. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I had an antibiotic and steroid injection in my butt (1 in each cheek) 20 days ago. I have a quarter sized painful lump on my right cheek. Normal??
Likely a reaction: You might have had a reaction to one of the components at the injection site. Injectables often have preservatives or other components in addition to the drug itself that can cause an inflammatory response in susceptible people. I've seen these take weeks to appear and up to 3 months to resolve. If it doesn't start improving in a few weeks, gets red/warm or you run a fever, see your doctor. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Big black lump in my mouth on my right cheek, it's painful and it spread to the left side I have black bloody stuff all over my tongue and rash onarm?
Hemorrhage: Black 'lumps' that 'spread' to other are areas may be submucosal hemorrhages. They may rupture and leave a bloody debris on the tongue. You need to get a blood test asap. Time is important in determining the cause of your symptoms. ...Read moreGet help now ›
Painful hard lump still in cheek above infected tooth after abscess drainage & root canal finished. How to get rid of this swelled area day 4 on meds?
Be patient: It may take some time (10-14 days or so) for the swelling to go down significantly. Try rinsing frequently with warm salt water and apply moist heat 3X a day. Take NSAIDs OTC for swelling and pain control. Good luck a ...Read moreGet help now ›
I got a simple molar extraction on tooth number 17 due to a painful abscess on 11/12. Now, I find a lump under the cheek/jaw area. Could it be the same infection or should I see a dentist or a doctor?
Dentist: Start with a dentist. A simple dental cray should tell if there is something in the bone. If not they will recommend an appropriate specialist. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I have a painful lump on my left cheek bone. I have chronic medical issues with my thyroid (which was radiated because od graves disease) recently i was put on prescription vit d because a blood tests showed my vit d (at a 12). Over the last year i jave b
Not related: The thyroid is located far from the cheek bone. ...Read moreGet help now ›
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