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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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My baby has fever blister on tongue n redness of gums n 2 pimple lik rash on face with v poor appetite?

My baby has fever blister on tongue n redness of gums n 2 pimple lik rash on face with v poor appetite?

Maybe herpetic virus: If you or someone close to the baby has herpes -- cold sores, etc. Then it is possible that your baby has gotten them. What you described is consistent with a primary (1st time) herpetic infection. Get to the pediatrician asap for diagnosis and any treatment. ...Read more

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I have small red pimples all over my tongue that have been there a week what it this. It's mainly near the tip?

I have small red pimples all over my tongue that have been there a week what it this. It's mainly near the tip?

Not to worry: Usually it is not anything that you should be much concerned. These are lymphnodes and at times get active when either you are exposed to a viral illness or anything that gives you a mild allergic response.

Give it a few days and add vitamins to your diet. It will get better. All the best. ...Read more

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I notice a area of my tongue the little pimples on it have like a brown spot covering it. I no they are usually pink or red. Help what is this.

I notice a area of my tongue the little pimples on it have like a brown spot covering it. I no they are usually pink or red. Help what is this.

Lingual Papillae: The human tongue is quite an amazing instrument! You may actually be referring to the papillae, or outward projections from the tongue. These come in many sizes and shapes, and evolved from the very useful ones seen in cats and other mammals. One or the types of papillae are the circumvallate papillae, which are fascinating spots about which to read.. ...Read more

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I had a large under the skin pimple last week right next to my mouth. The swelling/redness is gone but now I have a noticeable hard ball. Help?

I had a large under the skin pimple last week right next to my mouth. The swelling/redness is gone but now I have a noticeable hard ball. Help?

Well this could be a: Cyst, but I always worry about staph infections, so see a dermatologist this week. Hope that helps ...Read more

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Bumps underneathe tongue, some red, some white like pimples, is it possible to have herpes and only have an outbreak underneathe the tongue?

Bumps underneathe tongue, some red, some white like pimples, is it possible to have herpes and only have an outbreak underneathe the tongue?

POSSIBLY: But more likely another factor--perhaps related to the numerous salivary glands present under the tongue. Have your dentist evaluate you and establish a diagnosis. ...Read more

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I get itchy redness with small pimples around my mouth every now and then what could this be?

I get itchy redness with small pimples around my mouth every now and then what could this be?

Many answers: Itchiness may mean that you may be allergic to something the area surrounding your mouth has been in contact with. The potential allergens range from food, juice, or even toothpaste but the skin rash may not occur until 2-3 days after the contact or as early as minutes after depending on the allergic mechanism. If you can't find the answer, you need to see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have red bumps on the side and front of my tongue (look like pimples). My gums are also really sensitive and swollen. What could this be?

I have red bumps on the side and front of my tongue (look like pimples). My gums are also really sensitive and swollen. What could this be?

Several things: It could be a localized allergic response to a particular food or it could be the consequence of poor oral hygiene over time. Get it looked at by a dentist who can help you figure it out and rule out less common but potentially more serious possibilities. ...Read more

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Hi I just checked my tongue on the side inner I found a red spot with a white head is it a pimple or an ulcer also can it be caused by teeth rubbing?

Hi I just checked my tongue on the side inner I found a red spot with a white head is it a pimple or an ulcer also can it be caused by teeth rubbing?

Not known: It is difficult to give you a differential diagnosis of a lesion without actually seeing it, your teeth, and taking a full medical history including social habits. How long has the lesion been there? If it is more than two weeks, please have it examined by your dentist. ...Read more

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Sore red front and white back of tongue red pimple at back and hard lump on gum below teeth under tongue. Dentist says not suspisious? Is he correct?

Sore red front and white back of tongue red pimple at back and hard lump on gum below teeth under tongue. Dentist says not suspisious? Is he correct?

2nd opinion: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Pimple like bumps on face, skin rash white swollen tongue, fatigue, red and white blotches on palms night sweats. What could this be? Please help!!!

Pimple like bumps on face, skin rash white swollen tongue, fatigue, red and white blotches on palms night sweats. What could this be? Please help!!!

Better to have this: Assessed than to just guess. These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary. ...Read more

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Symptoms: sore throat, whiteish tongue, 2 soreish pimples on lip, and red nob of penis. Had sex 2 weeks ago unprotected is this a worry?

Symptoms: sore throat, whiteish tongue, 2 soreish pimples on lip, and red nob of penis. Had sex 2 weeks ago unprotected is this a worry?

Get exam: Your symptoms may have nothing to do with the sexual contact. However, they are concerning, and you may benefit from an exam, and perhaps testing. If treatment is needed, then the sooner the better. Also consider this as a 'wake-up call' for adopting the habit of 100% condom use. Recommend you see your doc right away. ...Read more

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There is like a red pimple like bump under the toungue it doesn't hurt what could it be? It's in the middle of tounge towards the front.

There is like a red pimple like bump under the toungue it doesn't hurt what could it be? It's in the middle of tounge towards the front.

Salivary gland: There are 2 salivary glands under the tongue. Sometimes when you open your mouth to yawn you may have seen saliva squirt out of your mouth. These are the culprits doing that. They can get partially blocked, irritated, or sore, but usually resolve quickly. Take a look. If this persists, see the Oral Surgeon for examination and diagnosis and tx options. Good Luck. ...Read more

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Pimples (Definition)

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