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Dr. Brian Hoffman
Board Certified, Dentistry
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Itchy red bumps on roof of mouth close to throat....and excessive bleeding gums...what could this be??

Dr. Brian Hoffman
Board Certified, Dentistry
9 years in practice
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Itchy red bumps on roof of mouth close to throat....and excessive bleeding gums...what could this be??

Fungal Infection?: The differential diagnosis on this is fairly limited. Most commonly a fungal infection/ allergy can be the culprit. However, it could be something more difficult, such as a herpetic infection, or exotic like pemphigus. I would recommend a trip to your Dentist for visual examination and possible medication/treatment. ...Read more

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Red Bumps (Definition)

Red bumps is a symptom in which a person has a rash of raised spots on the skin, and the spots are redder than the normal skin. Redness is usually caused by increased blood (red colored) in the reddened area. Increased blood flow can be due to allergies, infection, hormonal changes, ...Read more


Dr. Armando Berguido
Board Certified, Dentistry
29 years in practice
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Red bumps on roof of mouth and sore throat, is this from an sti?

Dr. Armando Berguido
Board Certified, Dentistry
29 years in practice
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Red bumps on roof of mouth and sore throat, is this from an sti?

See Doctor: If by sti you mean a sexually transmitted infection like syphilis the answer is yes. However there are other things than can cause red lesions and a sore throat. Consult a dentist and a physician as soon as possible especially if you suspect having a sexally transmitted infection, get tested for HIV infection also. Avoid all sexual contact until ok by doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Board Certified, Dentistry
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What are red bumps in roof of mouth?

Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Board Certified, Dentistry
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What are red bumps in roof of mouth?

Need exam: I can't tell you what the red bumps are. There are several things that can cause this. Some causes can be infection, allergy, virus. You need to see a dentist for an exam, diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Dr. Santiago Roldan
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Tongue having white coating and some area having tiny red bumps. What is it? Roof of mouth is little yellowish. Dont smoke and drink.

Dr. Santiago Roldan
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Tongue having white coating and some area having tiny red bumps. What is it? Roof of mouth is little yellowish. Dont smoke and drink.

Watch for infection.: It could be only an irritation due to something that you ate or drank. Or just a lack of proper hygiene. Make sure you brush your tongue and teeth after eating. Watch for sweets and milk. Rinse with salty water with a drop of peroxide. If hurts, see a dentist or physician. ...Read more

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Dr. Paul Grin
Board Certified, Pain Management
31 years in practice
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Tiny red/pink bumps on roof of mouth on soft palate. These have been there for as long as I can remember but I just wonder if I should be worried ?

Dr. Paul Grin
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Tiny red/pink bumps on roof of mouth on soft palate. These have been there for as long as I can remember but I just wonder if I should be worried ?

See your dentist: Some conditions like bumps on roof of mouth on soft palate may require further assessment and your dentist may schedule a follow-up appointment or refer you to a specialist to determine a diagnosis. See your dentist for evaluation. ...Read more

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Dr. Suzanne Galli
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I have been having some serious bleeding from the gums I have gingivitis and I have recently noticed red itchy bumps on roof of mouth....gingivitis??

Dr. Suzanne Galli
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I have been having some serious bleeding from the gums I have gingivitis and I have recently noticed red itchy bumps on roof of mouth....gingivitis??

See a dentist: you might start by improving your oral hygiene with daily flushing and frequent brushing ...Read more

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Dr. Elton Behner
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I have a hard red painful bump on roof of mouth behind my two front teeth..hard to eat due to pain when bumping this area.

Dr. Elton Behner
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I have a hard red painful bump on roof of mouth behind my two front teeth..hard to eat due to pain when bumping this area.

See dentist: several things may cause this. See the dentist right away for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Dr. Julan Crane
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I have red bumps on the roof of my mouth and they are a little white, they hurt really bad when I try and eat. I cut my mouth eating though 3 days ago?

Dr. Julan Crane
Board Certified, Pediatrics
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Mouth injury: Was that the area you injured? If so it should improve with a soft diet for a couple of days ...Read more

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Dr. Gary Sandler
Board Certified, Dentistry
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I havr had red bumps on the roof of my mouth for a week what is it sometimes the bumps are hard?

Dr. Gary Sandler
Board Certified, Dentistry
49 years in practice
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See a dentist: These types of situations need to be diagnosed by a general dentist or an oral surgeon who can actually see you and the lesions in person. Merely giving you a list of possibilities will not help you in any way. ...Read more

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Dr. Forrest Jones
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I have several red bumps on the roof of my mouth woke up last night with a gaging feeling and threw up several times. ?

Dr. Forrest Jones
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I have several red bumps on the roof of my mouth woke up last night with a gaging feeling and threw up several times. ?

Viral infection?: Do you have sore throat & fever as well? Any diarrhea? From the limited information provided, I suspect a viral illness - "stomach flu". Fluids, rest. Take medicine for fever as needed if greater than 102. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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