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Tiny red bumps on the roof of my mouth & gums are sore. What is going on?

Tiny red bumps on the roof of my mouth & gums are sore. What is going on?

See Dentist now: You may have primary herpetic gingivostomatitis, or trenchmouth. This can be very painful, destructive, and smelly. You usually will feel run down and often feverish. Happens frequently around exam time for students, or other greatly stressful times. See your dentist for evaluation. Hopefully something less, but go now an find out. You can be feeling better with treatment. Good Luck. ...Read more

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Gums (Definition)

Gum are the pink soft tissue that forms a collar around our teeth, that collar acts as a gasket of sorts that protects the tooth roots and the bone that ...Read more


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Red tender painful bump on gum near tooth cause? Hist: htn pcos provera (medroxyprogesterone) zestoretic bad oral hygiene

Red tender painful bump on gum near tooth cause? Hist: htn pcos provera (medroxyprogesterone) zestoretic bad oral hygiene

See a dentist ASAP: a tooth infection won't go away without treatment and the infection may spread to your jaw, cheeks, sinus and to other areas of your body. Dentist will treat a tooth abscess by treating the cause and getting rid of the infection. See your dentist ASAP. ...Read more

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What are the little sore bumps on your gums?

What are the little sore bumps on your gums?

Could be: I could be a number of things from normal to some sort of infection. Have a dentist take a look to give you an accurate opinion. ...Read more

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What are the little sore bumps on your gums?

What are the  little sore bumps on your gums?

See a dentist.: Bumps in the gum that are sore can be infection of the gum or a tooth nerve or it can be one of a whole list of other possibilities. Only a visit to the dentist for examination and diagnosis can help you, so make an appointment! ...Read more

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I have a sore white bump under my skin on my finger tip and there's redness around it. It is painful to touch?

I have a sore white bump under my skin on my finger tip and there's redness around it. It is painful to touch?

WHAT'S YOUR QUESTION: MY QUESTIONS ARE: HOW OLD ARE YOU? HOW LONG HAS IT BEEN THERE? WHICH FINGERTIP? WHAT DO YOU DO FOR A LIVING? HOBBIES? SINCE I CANNOT SEE YOUR PROBLEM, DO SEE A DERMATOLOGIST SOON. BEST LUCK. ...Read more

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Hi I think I have something wrong with my gum it's a bump over my vampire teeth And it's a little white over there what's wrong nothing hurts or sore?

Hi I think I have something wrong with my gum it's a bump over my vampire teeth And it's a little white over there what's wrong nothing hurts or sore?

It is a normal: anatomical formation also called buccal exostosis. These are benign, broad-based bone surface masses on the outer or the facial side of the upper jaw. The condition requires no treatment. ...Read more

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Could chewing cinnamon chewing gum, cause mouth soreness or bumps?

Could chewing cinnamon chewing gum, cause mouth soreness or bumps?

Cinnamon sensitivity: Many people are sensitive to cinnamon. Stop chewing cinnamon gum and using other cinnamon flavored foods and see if your soreness goes away in a few days. If it does not then see a dentist about your sore tongue. ...Read more

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The little thing that attaches my bottom lip to my gum has a small bump and is sore, what should I do?

The little thing that attaches my bottom lip to my gum has a small bump and is sore, what should I do?

Sore Mouth rinse: such as Orajel antiseptic sore mouth rinse can provide temporary relief. If you need more for the soreness, you can try taking a non-steroid anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) such as ibuprofen (Advil) or naproxen (Aleve). The bump should resolve on its own within a few days. ...Read more

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I have a small cluster of bumps on the underside of my arm. They look like tiny blisters. It started with that area being sore with no redness or bumps. That was 2 days ago. Now I woke up with this cluster that has redness surrounding it and a mild case o

I have a small cluster of bumps on the underside of my arm. They look like tiny blisters. It started with that area being sore with no redness or bumps. That was 2 days ago. Now I woke up with this cluster that has redness surrounding it and a mild case o

Underarm Bumps: Bumps with blisters, that are worsening (i.e. getting red, or spreading) sound like something that should be looked at in person by your primary care doctor. Likely there is something that can be prescribed to help resolve this fairly quickly! ...Read more

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I have a bump underneath on my gum. Its sore when i put my tongue to is could it be an ulcer or absess?

I have a bump underneath on my gum. Its sore when i put my tongue to is could it be an ulcer or absess?

Yes: Could be.... Have it looked at. At any rate it shouldn't be there longer than 7-10 days if it is an ulcer. Abscess will not go away without treatment. ...Read more

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Very top of my gum hurts, i think it's like a canker sore but there's no bump just kinda swollen. I don't think it's an oral problem, happened before ?

Very top of my gum hurts, i think it's like a canker sore but there's no bump just kinda swollen. I don't think it's an oral problem, happened before ?

Dental abscess: The most common type of dental abscess is a periapical abscess (tooth), and the second most common is a periodontal abscess (gums) or combination of both tooth-gum abscess, regardless if the tooth has a filing. In order to get appropriate treatment it is important to know the underlying cause for this infection. Rec.: see your dentist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I have a redness underneath/around the nipple and this spot is sore to apply pressure to. No lumps or bumps. What could it be?

I have a redness underneath/around the nipple and this spot is sore to apply pressure to. No lumps or bumps. What could it be?

Cellulitis: You may have skin infection over the breast area, if it gets bigger and get fever, there is possibility becoming an abscess. It may get better on ts own, if not may need antibiotic.i ...Read more

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Do your gums feel sore and with a white bump when wisdom teeth?Are ?Growing?

Do your gums feel sore and with a white bump when wisdom teeth?Are ?Growing?

YES: Pericoronitis is what you are experiencing around erupting or partially impacted third third molars.Pain and discomfort are present with inflammation and sometimes infection.See a dentist for treatment. ...Read more

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I have 3 white canker sore like marks on back of gums and bump under jaw. Any tips?

I have 3 white canker sore like marks on back of gums and bump under jaw. Any tips?

Time: No magic bullet but topical antibiotic may possibly be helpful for some. Others have tried table salt (painful) with success. A doctor may also prescribe a cortisone paste for the condition. ...Read more

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How can I tell if this is an abscess or canker sore? I've never had either and it's a small white/yellow pin sized bump under my gum that doesn't hurt. What should I do about it?

How can I tell if this is an abscess or canker sore? I've never had either and it's a small white/yellow pin sized bump under my gum that doesn't hurt. What should I do about it?

See your dentist!: Usually cankor sores or herpetic lesions will hurt terribly and the virus can spread so don't touch it! . Infection around teeth can form and try find a natural way to drain. A whitish/yellow bump may have a little hole in the middle through which pus drains. This is what you may be seeing. Either way, you need to find out what it is and have it treated. Go see your dentist. ...Read more

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On the gums inside my mouth there is this huge bump and it's not really painful but just sore under my jaw. What could it be and how do I treat it?

On the gums inside my mouth there is this huge bump and it's not really painful but just sore under my jaw. What could it be and how do I treat it?

See dentist soon: Some swellings due to infection are not always painful. Have the swelling evaluated to see if it is associated with a problem tooth. Don't let the lack of pain lull you into believing that it will simply go away. You don't want an infection to suddenly become aggressive and cause more serious complications. ...Read more

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Sore gums& i mean swollen and puffy. Never had anything like this before.Wiped off my teeth what looked like mucus, and now I have bumps on my tongue.

Sore gums& i mean swollen and puffy. Never had anything like this before.Wiped off my teeth what looked like mucus, and now I have bumps on my tongue.

Thrush: Hello, at your age I have seen numerous cases of thrush, or oral candida infection, (yeast). Another condition, could be anug, or acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis. Both of these disorders are reversable, and easily treated by your dentist. They most often occour when your imune system is down, your overstressed, or not eating or sleeping well. See a dds very soon, very easy to cure. ...Read more

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