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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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White/yellow roof of mouth and canker sores. What do these symptoms indicate and how can I cure them?

White/yellow roof of mouth and canker sores. What do these symptoms indicate and how can I cure them?

Yeast infection: You may have yeast infection on roof of the mouth. Check if your tongue has the white coating. Treated with topical or systemic antifungal meds. Your canker sore also may have filled with white or yellow pus. There is no real treatment for canker sore, as they will resolve between 7-12 days. Palliative treatment to help with the discomfort included topical benzocaine. Keep the area clean. ...Read more

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Is purple/yellow (looks like a huge bruise) and multi shades of red on roof of mouth normal?

Is purple/yellow (looks like a huge bruise) and multi shades of red on roof of mouth normal?

See a doctor: This should be looked at by a doctor. Mucosal lesions can not be diagnosed online. They need to be looked at by a professional.

It is most likely a bruise or hemangioma. but have it checked. ...Read more

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Roof of mouth is yellow/orange, and a little purple/blue. Also have a clear mouth sore that comes and goes every week or so, what could be the cause?

Roof of mouth is yellow/orange, and a little purple/blue. Also have a clear mouth sore that comes and goes every week or so, what could be the cause?

Unknown. . .: I recommend you see a physician or an oral surgeon right away. Without knowing any other details of your life and health history, any guess I could make would be misleading and unfair to you. This could be serious. . . Please see someone soon! ...Read more

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My hard palate is a little yellow and I've had cold symptoms for about a week. (not tasting, stuffed up, etc.) some small red patches on roof of mouth?

My hard palate is a little yellow and I've had cold symptoms for about a week. (not tasting, stuffed up, etc.) some small red patches on roof of mouth?

Mouth eruption: Your symptoms seem viral in nature, and the patches may be a specific type. Upper respiratory illnesses such as sinus infection can present similarly with nasal stuffiness and diminished taste. Bacterial infection such as strep throat is not usually a palatal disease. However, mononucleosis is always a concern for a range of symptoms and can be tested for. An exam is in order if you don't improve. ...Read more

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Roof of mouth near throat looks yellow with red lines is this normal?

Roof of mouth near throat looks yellow with red lines is this normal?

Sore throat?: If you're having other symptoms in addition to yellow and red lines on the roof of your mouth, such as sore throat, fever, cough, or pain when you swallow, its possible that its a pharyngitis, or throat infection. Most of the time they are caused by a virus, and it just takes time. Sometimes they are caused by a bacteria, and for these you might need antibiotics. ...Read more

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My throat hurts and palate area on roof of mouth is yellow, what could this be?

Seasonal flu: Is very common viral infection with symptoms you have described. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve) are also recommended every 6 hours. Try to quit the tobacco use, good opportunity. If concerned, see your PCP after 6 days or so. ...Read more

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I am having white tongue with red bumps/blisters on tip, yellow at roof of mouth. What could this be?

I am having white tongue with red bumps/blisters on tip, yellow at roof of mouth. What could this be?

Candidiasis: It sounds a lot like a yeast infection (candida albacans). Your dentist can diagnose this and prescribe the correct medication. ...Read more

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I don't know if it's a sore throats but the roof of my mouth is yellow, palate is red and veiny and my throats is sore and nose runny. Limited space.

I don't know if it's a sore throats but the roof of my mouth is yellow, palate is red and veiny and my throats is sore and nose runny. Limited space.

Dr. Can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). Throat lozenges and Tylenol or Motrin may help decrease symptoms. ...Read more

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I have yellow/green stuff in back of throat every morning for the past week. I had dark red spots on roof of mouth. What is it? No insurance! Help!

I have yellow/green stuff in back of throat every morning for the past week. I had dark red spots on roof of mouth. What is it? No insurance! Help!

Consult needed: This is hard for people today to believe, but people had dental care before dental insurance existed, and that was not that long ago. Insurance or not you have to see a dentist first, and probably a physician after. Don't worry-obamacare will save us all. ...Read more

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Recently had a viral infection. Noticed white roof of mouth, furry white tongue, and yellow/red/white spots at back of mouth.

Recently had a viral infection. Noticed white roof of mouth, furry white tongue, and yellow/red/white spots at back of mouth.

Oral Thrush?: What you describe may be candidiasis or oral thrush, which is a fungal infection and easily treated by your dentist (or physician). However, you need to have it looked at to confirm the diagnosis and then have proper treatment. ...Read more

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Scratchy throat, white tounge, roof of mouth is yellow with red spots. I don't have insurance, sppreciate any suggestion. I don't drink/smoke/drugs.,?

Scratchy throat, white tounge, roof of mouth is yellow with red spots. I don't have insurance, sppreciate any suggestion. I don't drink/smoke/drugs.,?

Thrush: Gargle with tea tree oil twice daily.
Diet;
Restrict all carbohydrates Avoid all dairy products except yogurt. Take a good quality multivit & probiotics daily.
Take plain yogurt 4-8 oz daily. May take Kefir-Russian yogurt full of probiotics.
Be your own detective to find out the precipitating factor.

Try caprylic acid, oil of oregano & garlic. Google for the details & check drhoffman. Com ...Read more

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Can you have tonsillitis with no tonsils. Throat not sore, back of throat roof of mouth and tonsils have yellow look to them. Red streaks on tonsils.

Can you have tonsillitis with no tonsils. Throat not sore, back of throat roof of mouth and tonsils have yellow look to them. Red streaks on tonsils.

Yes and no: Not all of your tonsils are removed when a tonsilectomy is done. The ones that remain can get inflamed. There is also a fair amount of lymphoid tissue within the oropharynx and throat that can become swollen and irritated when they are exposed to an allergen or pathogen. If your throat is not sore try gargling with warm salt water 3 times a day to see if you can reduce the redness. ...Read more

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Yellow roof of mouth with red spots. White tongue. Dry itchy skin all over. Chills. Bumps on pubic area. What std could this be?

Yellow roof of mouth with red spots. White tongue. Dry itchy skin all over. Chills. Bumps on pubic area. What std could this be?

Evaulation: What you describe can not be properly diagnosed and addressed over the internet. It requires a one on one evaluation by both a physician and a dentist. Please make some phone calls to your local health care professionals. ...Read more

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What looks like a Canker sore on soft palate. Red spots in back of throat/roof of mouth. Mouth is also yellow in color instead of pink. What is this?

What looks like a Canker sore on soft palate. Red spots in back of throat/roof of mouth. Mouth is also yellow in color instead of pink. What is this?

That's not an easy?: Sorry about that, but I'm certain a doctor will need to examine you to answer that question. What other physical symptoms do you have? How long has this been an issue? Any fever? Maybe mono? Maybe oral herpes? The yellow could be superficial growth of bacteria or damaged skin or it might be jaundice. So, in a nutshell this is a situation where exam is unavoidable if you want answers. Feel better! ...Read more

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Why is the roof of my mouth yellow?

Dental evaluation: Get checked for oral infection or irritation. ...Read more

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Roof of my mouth and inside of my cheeks have a yellow tint, should I be concerned?

Roof of my mouth and inside of my cheeks have a yellow tint, should I be concerned?

Yellow tint: Anything abnormal that lasts longer than 7-10 days should be examined by a dentist, oral surgeon, or ENT specialist. ...Read more

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The roof of my mouth is yellow and has been for months, just wanting to know the cause.?

The roof of my mouth is yellow and has been for months, just wanting to know the cause.?

See a dentist: We can't diagnose your situation without actually seeing you. What you describe is unusual. You should see a dentist for a proper evaluation and diagnosis. ...Read more

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What are these small very painful yellow spots on the roof of my mouth?

What are these small very painful yellow spots on the roof of my mouth?

Sounds Like: It sounds like oral herpes. If you have not been diagnosed with that I bet your gp could look and do the right testing and then treat them. ...Read more

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Why is the roof of my mouth yellow and why is my urine dark yellow / greenish?

Why is the roof of my mouth yellow and why is my urine dark yellow / greenish?

Get Checked for: Jaundice, hepatitis, problem with the liver and gallbladder. Hope nothing is serious! ...Read more

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My Uvula is kind of yellow and the roof of my mouth is also. What could this be?

My Uvula is kind of yellow and the roof of my mouth is also. What could this be?

Viral Infection?: If you have sore throat with or without low grade fever and small swollen nodes in neck, you probably have some infection, which most of the time is viral i.e self limiting and not requiring any treatment. It could also be a strep infection which require a course of simple antibiotics and can be tested at any walkable urgent care. Make sure though that your eyes are also not yellow! ...Read more

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I'm 16 and a girl. The roof of my mouth is yellow, is this a symptom of sickness?

Needs checked out: Do you have any other discoloration of your skin, or eyes? Have your stools been very light or chalky colored or has your urine been dark? These could be related to jaundice. Excess vitamin a and carotenes can do this too.

More likely at your age, a "yellowish" color inside mouth can be pallor related to iron deficiency anemia.

Bottom line: you should see your doctor about this. ...Read more

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What causes a yellow discoloration on the roof of your mouth and throat?

What causes a yellow discoloration on the roof of your mouth and throat?

Hard to say: Hard to say without more information. Recent, forever? If it concerns you, get evaluated by oral & maxillofacial surgeon ...Read more

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I don't know what the painful yellow blob on the roof of my mouth is. Please help, I have no idea what it is or how to treat it.?

I don't know what the painful yellow blob on the roof of my mouth is. Please help, I have no idea what it is or how to treat it.?

The answer is...: Hard to tell without more history and a brief exam. It could be a simple pizza burn or a complex dental problem, and many things in between. Best to consult your dentist or family physician to get an accurate answer. ...Read more

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What does it mean when my teeth are yellow and I have bumps on the roof of my mouth?

What does it mean when my teeth are yellow and I have bumps on the roof of my mouth?

Not related: Yellow teeth - the color of your teeth is determined by the underlying dentin (intrinsic) and also by food (extrinsic). The extrinsic can be removed with a professional cleaning. The intrinsic can be improved with whitening.
The bumps on the roof of your mouth can have many different causes and would be best diagnosed by a visit to your dentist. ...Read more

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I found out I have gingivitis 2-3 days ago. It has left the roof of my mouth feeling weird and white/slight yellow layer of skin. Cure?

I found out I have gingivitis 2-3 days ago. It has left the roof of my mouth feeling weird and white/slight yellow layer of skin. Cure?

Not too serious: Gingivitis is fairly reversible with good home care. The discoloration is likely from food or drink. As you practice better hygiene, your symptoms should disappear but keep up with your regular dental professional cleanings as well. ...Read more

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My tonsils are swollen and have yellow lumps and red that looks like cuts around them, and the roof of my mouth is yellow?

My tonsils are swollen and have yellow lumps and red that looks like cuts around them, and the roof of my mouth is yellow?

R/O CRYPT TRAPPING: Tonsilar crypt trapping can cause chronic tonsillitis you need to have throat cultured and a full panel of blood work. Also ENT CONSULT re tonsillectomy. The firm external sensation may be a secondary enlarged lymph node. ...Read more

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Hello, I’m not sure what’s on the roof of my mouth- it’s been there for 4 days and looks like a red bumpy rash. A little yellow at the back. Also feels like there are little cuts or holes when I feel my palette with my tongue.

Hello, I’m not sure what’s on the roof of my mouth- it’s been there for 4 days and looks like a red bumpy rash. A little yellow at the back. Also feels like there are little cuts or holes when I feel my palette with my tongue.

Neither am I: We can't tell you what it is without at least seeing it in person. Could be viral, fungal, or something else. Please see a local dentist to find out what it is and what if anything should be done. ...Read more

Palate (Definition)

The palate is the anatomical description of the roof of the mouth. It separated into two parts: the hard palate (more forward) and the soft palate (which is closer to the throat), it separates the mouth ...Read more