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Redness Inside My Mouth
I have some bumpy red dots inside my mouth but only on the left side. A cluster of them towards entrance of the mouth but inside. What could this be?
Can be deadly: Red sores in the mouth can be many things. Canker or cold sores, erythroplakia, or candidiasis to name a few. Some red lesions are oral cancer. Cancers usually start out small and painless at first but grows and spreads quickly. Early diagnosis and treatment is the key. Dentist look for these lesions in routine dental exams. Don't hesitate to have them checked by a doctor.
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I have 1 dark red bubble inside my mouth, cheek. No pain and I gave head 2 days before this appeared. What is it?
Dark Red Bubble: Not exactly a medical term, but it might be a lesion related to biting your cheek. If it does not resolve on its own within two weeks, seek the help of an oral surgeon to determine exactly what it is.
I have a red lump inside my mouth it was painful so I went to the pharmacy they gave me cream but its got worse its like a burn and it turned brown?
Why do I red pimples inside my mouth (under tongue and tonsils) and throat for over 4 days? It hurts to swallow and talk. Help?
I hve this pin point red mole like inside my mouth on cheek wall, its only one, and not painful. What could it be? Could it be dangerous?
It seems like a: Small blood vessel which is usually benign. I can't tell for sure. If it gets bigger or worse, see your dr for an accurate diagnosis. God bless you!See 1 more doctor answer
I have a dark red/brown spot inside my mouth, on the inner cheek. It's small. I first noticed it several months ago, forgot about it, and noticed it again while brushing tonight. I made an appt. With a dentist, but now I'm very worried. Cancer.?
Lesion: You did the right thing about seeking a dental evaluation. At your age the risk of oral cancer is very low. The fact that it's small and on your cheek also makes it less likely to be a cancerous lesion. Be aware that smoking of any kind and alcohol consumption increases your risks, especially if you do both. Get six month soft tissue examinations at your dentist. Don't worry.See 1 more doctor answer
I have a cluster of small red bumps/blisters inside my mouth in the crease where my gum meets the inner lip. It tingles and is irritated. What is it?
Mouth lesions: Maybe cold sores or ulcers. Or may be connected to your teeth. Have them seen by your doctor or dentist for a a accurate diagnosis and treated. All the best.
Bumps: Please send a photo to see if it is from biting the side of your mouth or something serious. Are you a smoker?See 1 more doctor answer
Red bump inside my lower lip/mouth, doesn't itch or pain, it looks like I but it but what can this be?
Contact allergy?: May be a contact irritant from acid or spicy food or toothpaste. Viruses can sometimes do this. Will probably just go away.
More info needed: The mouth is a large cavity with a lot of anatomical parts in it. Where exactly are these red dots? If they are on the tongue and you do not have any symptoms, they may be taste buds.
Cold sores: Cold sores may develop inside the mouth most commonly but may present almost anywhere on the face, inside or outside of the nose and lips. Cold sores are often referred to as "Fever Blisters". They often present as a cluster of blisters and some people report a "tingling" sensation before they actually appear. Cold sores are of viral origin and are contagious.
What is this red lump of cheek skin inside my mouth called? I've heard that they are called oral skin tags but I want to make sure?
Sadly impossible: To diagnose without examining you clinically. Would recommend a consult with your dentist to evaluate lesion recommend appropriate treatment if any. Hope this helps.See 1 more doctor answer
What is this red thread like line across my cheeks (inside my mouth).Not sore. Not fluid filled. Been there for a week. I am wearing braces for a year.
I have ulcer inside my mouth which I thought to be cranker sore but it has red border but the inside is also red. It hurts really bad. What is it?
A six years old kid have little red bumps on the hands and inside the mouth and it is spreading around the body what is it? Its not itchy
I have red nerves inside the mouth near gums and uvula also has a red spot on it. Also I found pink bumps on the back of my tongue. Pls suggest?
How do you feel?: If you feel fine and what you report are incidental findings, everything is probably normal or at least within normal boundaries. The pink bumps are papillae, most likely circumvallate papillae- Google it) and have slight redness on the back of your throat might indicate irritation, allergies, etc. And nothing to be overly concerned about. However, if you're not feeling well, see your physician.
I have a few areas on my lips that start off as red and inflamed and later develop small blisters. I also have sores inside my mouth that are not canker sores. Could they be cold sores or possibly an allergic reaction?
Either: Could be either, or one of many other problems. See your Dentist when lesions are active.
Hard moving lump inside my mouth on the left side near my salivary glands on the bone. Also very small red bumps near tonsils on one side? 16 year old
See a dentist: If if the lamp lasts longer than one or two weeks, you should be concerned. I would advise you to have the lump examined by a dentist or dental specialist (e.g. pedodontist, oral surgeon), to help you with a diagnosis and treatment, if needed.See 1 more doctor answer