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Rash And Red Spots On Gums
Is some redness on the gums normal for a while after tooth extraction? I have no pain, just some red spots.
I just noticed several red spots on my gums underneath my tooth. The one that's closed to the tooth is bigger than the others. It hurts a little?
Probably: a series of cold sores however i would check with my dentist first. Cold sores take 7-10 days to go away and can be painful. ...Read more
Gums-tooth abscess: This infection will not resolve on its own with home care. The most common type of dental abscess is a tooth, and the second most common is a gum or combination of both tooth-gum abscess. In order to get appropriate treatment it is important to know the underlying cause for this infection. Rec.: see your dentist for evaluation, x-rays and treatment. ...Read more
Bright red spots on gum that grew over hole after dry socket no pain at all is this normal. Gum not all the way healed had it donr feb 4th need help.
Sounds ok: Since you are not having any pain, it sound like you are healing fine. I wouldn't worry about any spots unless they get painful or inflamed. It takes months for the extraction area to completely heal over. See your dentist if you still have concerns. ...Read more
See your doctor: Make an appointment with your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
If I have white spots and dark red spots on my gums and tongue, but they get better when I stop using Oysco500 +D?
Hard pressed: I'm hard pressed to see a relationship between calcium supplement and the lesions you describe. White and red lesions on pink tissue should be examined if they don't completely dissapear in 10-14 days. Please see your Dentist or an Oral Surgeon for differential diagnosis and, if necessary, treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My soft palate is itchy, came after i ate a lot of chewing gums. and now its got red spots. exacerbated by sweet stuff. came 6-7 months ago?
I have 2 red spots on my gums and I'm not sure what they are, I have had them for a few months they are not painful?
Too numerous: Red spots on gums can be from one of many causes, too numerous to discuss in this brief forum. Any red or white gum lesions, especially they don't disappear in a week to 10 days, should be examined by your General Dentist, a Periodontist, oranOral Surgeon. Please don't wait, call now. ...Read more
Something missing: Red spots on gum without any other symptoms such as high fever, severe headaches, or pain and inability to eat/drink etc...Should not need immediate hospital care. If it is just incidental finding, which may need further evaluation such as biopsy etc.., you should be able to see a specialist/surgeon without having to go to hospital first. So, something is missing here. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have small red spots near my tooth at the back of my gum and it is hard to eat on that side and it is very painful when I brush it.
Small red dots: Sorry but that could one of a hundred things. There is way too little information to even make a stab at a correct diagnosis. Please see your local dentists for help. ...Read more
I was prescibe amoxicillin for an extraction but decide to take ampinicillin instead is this bad for me I have also developed some red spots on my gum?
Antibiotic: You mean you had some Ampicillin on hand and decided to take it instead? Why don't you tell your dentist and they can tell you the correct dose and duration of the treatment. Both antibiotics are pretty similar. ...Read more
My brother is 15 years old, its been two days he got red spots on his soft palate and gums, his lips are also dry and a bit swallon, it hurts too.
Could be many things: Please see ur dentist, and he may even refer you to a periodontist or oral surgeon for further evaluation. It needs to be looked at and examined closely, but it may be as simple as fungal infection, or herpetic lesion ... But please .. Dont take it lightly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My skin gets itchy, when i scratch it, it turns to red spots. Like rashes. I don't have food allergies. What could this be?
After i brushed my teeth i noticed some red spots around my canine on my upper and lower gums. What can it be? It doesn't hurt & it's not swollen.
Had a tooth extraction 6days ago upper left side... My question is why do I have 4 red spots on the gums and sore where the Dr. pulled the tooth....
Call your dentist: After an extraction it is normal to have some discomfort and the socket will take several weeks to look normal , you need to see the dentist so he can see exactly what you mean by 4 red points, can tell over the internet. ...Read more