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Red Spots In Mouth After Tonsillectomy
Just had a Tonsillectomy on Monday. I now have red spots on the space where my tonsils used to be?
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
I foundtwo small dark red spots in mouth. Recently I have been getting a few little red spots on my body that itch and cause a rash, is there a link?
See a doctor: Impossible to diagnose this without seeing these lesions and getting a full history and doing a physical exam. Go see your primary care doctor. ...Read more
See below: There are many possibilities. If you are having pain, fevers, or other concerning symptoms, get seen by your doctor. Red dots could indicate, strep throat, viral pharyngitis, herpangina, herpes simplex type 1 (mouth type), injuries, in kids - hand, foot, mouth disease (coxsackie virus), etc. ...Read more
Vascular lesion?: It is best to check with your pediatrician in this case. Although possibly irritation, allergy, or just a transient skin issue, there is a chance it could be a pediatric vascular lesion. These include he hemangiomas or vascular malformations. Treatment options very depending on the diagnosis. Typically they resolve without aggressive treatment. ...Read more
Ans: Why would you do that? You can irritate the tissue Ans cause even bleeding. If you damage the tissue you can cause damage why would you want to do this? ...Read more
I have red spots all over my body and some in my mouth. There is a lot on my head. Nearly all of them have clear fluid. Is there anything I can take?
My son has dark red spots on his upper soft pallet on the inside of his mouth. Is this just part of a normal virus which will go away with time or something more serious?
That depends: First, does he have other symptoms of a virus or sore throat? If not, then it is likely something else. Petechiae (small red spots) on the palate can be caused by several things including: asthma inhaler, sucking or chewing habit, vomiting, Anemia, and sexual abuse. If they don't resolve within a week or worsen he should be seen by his pediatrician. ...Read more
Red spots on face, mostly shows up left side and around my outer mouth area after shower never had this I'm 25 in good health what could this be?
Perioral dermatitis?: Based on your description this might be perioral dermatitis which is a very common breakout in adult females near the mouth. I would recommend an evaluation by a dermatologist to confirm your diagnosis. We have very good prescriptions treatments that can help it significantly. ...Read more
My daughter has a few subtle red spots that are a bit dry next to the corner of her mouth. They don' t bother her at all. Should I use hydrocortizone?
Ok to try the H.C.: If some spots or bumps around the lips don't have pain, they are less likely to be an infection. Hydrocortisone cream or ointment is fine to try, 3 times a day, for 3-5 days. If the spots look worse the next day or two, a doctor should look at them. If the spots look better each day, one can wean off the Hydrocortisone over a few days. ...Read more
Oral petechiae: This could be "petechiae" which are microscopic areas of bleeding. Petechiae are usually caused by trauma, infection, bleeding abnormalities, and often get better on their own within a few weeks without treatment. If it doesn't resolve on its own then you may want to see a doctor. ...Read more
I have dark red spots on the bottom of my mouth under the tongue on the floor of my mouth. Not painful?
Don't wait: The dark spots are most likely blood vessels called varicosities. If spots weren't there before, but now they have been there for a week or so, and not going away, then please see a physician or dentist. The floor of the mouth is a really common area for oral cancer and it is best to definitively determine what the spots are than to wait for something unfortunate. ...Read more
Hello. After cleaning my face and applying ANY facial cream I get some small red spots around my mouth area. What it can be?
I had an allergic reaction to food 3 days ago & I still have 2 painless red spots on the hard pallete of mouth. Could this still be from the allergy?
I get thesr dark red spots in my mouth maybe 1 or 2 theb they go away in a day. Been happening for a week. They come and go. What could it be? Cancer?
Difficult to say: Please seek the help of a local dentist. You may have one of many different conditions including: canker sores, allergies, gum disease, a dental abcess, or oral cancer, or something else...Please seek help soon, there is no way to diagnose a clinical condition over the intenet. I wish you well, and take care.. ...Read more
Possibilities: There is a possibility that it can be a sexualy transmitted disease but another possibility is pearly papules (photos can be seen using search engine - i.e. google images). These are benign not contagious and common so possibly nothing to worry about. If there is any question as to the cause see your MD. ...Read more
I have been experiencing a flare up of red spots which look like acne around my mouth and it has been bothering me for some time.
May be rosacea: You may need your physician to decide to have you see a dermatologist ...Read more
I ate some deviled eggs at a party but I also kissed a boy 4 days ago I woke up to red spots in my mouth and a tingling sensation what should I do?
STDs: There are skin eruptions associated with several stds and would need far more info to try and answer your question in further detail. My suggestion is that if you feel you were exposed to an std go and see a doctor, be examined and tested thoroughly. Good luck. ...Read more
Does he have rash on his hands, feet, inside the mouth as well? We are seeing a lot of cases of Hand FOOT and Mouth disease, which caused by a virus.
Fever and rash together are likely secondary to viral infection. If the rash is worsening, fever is getting higher then he needs to be seen. ...Read more
I have red spots that are irritating on the inside of my mouth mainly the inside on my upper lip and I don't know what it is.
I have red spots on my tongue and roof of my mouth feels like I maybe burned it but a, so had a small cold on and off for a couple of weeks?
See Oral surgeon: Any lesion or suggestion of lesion should be evaluated. See an oral surgeon to make sure no problems. ...Read more
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