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Sore Lump On Gum
Above front top teeth is a lump on gum like a tiny little lump , it is sore when I touch it with toungue or with finger, it feels hard but maybe that'?
An Abscess?: You appear to be describing an abscess that is related to one or more of your front teeth. Best course of action is to see a dentist and have a comprehensive exam. If an abscess is not treated, it could lead to tooth loss, pain, blood poisoning, even death on rare occasions! Don't delay... Knowledge is power! ...Read more
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
White coating on tounge red sore on tongue near tonsil neck pain and hard lump on gum under and jaw pain any ideas ?
See dentist : The white coating on the tongue could be a sign of an underlying illness that had been ongoing. The red sore and the bump on the gum are of concern. Consultation with the dentist is very important. Together with your physician the overall reasons for this occurrence can be determined treated and improved by them. Please get seen as soon as you can. ...Read more
Lump: It is always wise to show anything that you are suspicious about to a professional for your own protection and peace of mind. ...Read more
Exostosis: It could be a small, benign bony growth. See your dentist for an evaluation. ...Read more
Big lump on gum can't get swelling down tried salt water clove and other stuff please help very painful?
Sore gums: This requires a visit to a dentist for evaluation. It cannot be determined over the internet. I could list hundreds of possible causes. ...Read more
I have a red lump on gum. Discovered after eating hard cereal with fruit and nuts. Initially doubled in size but now getting smaller. No pain?
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I had an abcessed upper wisdom my dentist said it would be ok to pull before antibiot, now the lump on gum line turned white.Just pulled yesterday ok?
I have a cut and lump on the gum directly following from one of my bottom teeth. Its very sore and tender. What could this be?
Get to a dentist for a exam and treatment of this area. You may have an infection that needs treatment
Lumps on gums, sore back, woke up with small 1cm lump on neck. Associated with ednos? (purging disorder) or something else?
Infection?: Lumps in multiple locations may indicate infection. Please see your dentist for evaluation. ...Read more
Hard white lump on gum. X-ray was clear-no bone/calcium. Painless, hard as bone. Dentist couldn't give me a clear answer. Ideas of what it could be?
Bone - what else: Not say where it is located. See an oral surgeon. It is not unusual to have a spontaneous growth of bone at a site. A surgeon may want to remove it and look at it under the microscope. I would not ignore it. ...Read more
See your dentist: Swollen, throbbing gums and small lumps in cheek can be a sign that you are at risk for, or already have, advanced gum disease. Untreated gingivitis or tooth infection can lead to the bone graft loss and other health problems. See your dentist ASAP because the sooner you treat it the better the outcome. ...Read more
Hi one of my teeth on the upper gum has cracked away and now I have a pink tender and sore lump there is there anything to be concerned about?!
Yes !!: Unfortunately you could be developing an abscess in that area. This may require antibiotic therapy and possible drainage by a dentist. Please make sure you are seen in person, preferably by a dentist, sooner rather than later. Be careful about waiting too long, as dental infections can actually spread to the blood stream an infect your heart(endocarditis) or other organs too. Best of luck. ...Read more
Hard lump on gum under tongue been there over two months dentist is keeping an eye on it hasnt changed in size or appearane is this a good sign?/
Yes- Torus?: If it is a mandibular torus, which is merely some excess bone, it is completely benign and nothing to be concerned with. In fact, there is no reason to even monitor it. Without actually personally examining you and seeing x-rays of the area, there is no way to know for sure that's what you have. Ask your dentist if that is what it is or does he\she suspect anything else. ...Read more
I have sore white spots on tip of my tongue they are growing in size and numbers.I have noticed lumps on my gums, and when i swallow feels blocked?
I have a painful sore on my gums where my teeth end and I have a painful lump under my jaw on the right side. What do I do?
See a dentist: From what you are describing, it seems like its canker sore but in a severe form. The lump underneath your jaw could be swollen lymph node. Cannot say anything for sure but you need to see a dentist or even a physician to see if you have a viral infection ...Read more
I have a small lump appear above one of my front teeth, in the gum. Slightly sore to the touch. Also, my tooth is feeling like its pulsating a little?
Hard lump on gum under tongue can move tip of it so can't be torus dentist says keep an eye on it is waiting a good idea could it be cancer? Scared!
I have a small white lump at the top of my gum above a crown. It doesn't hurt unless pressed which makes it feel tender. Is this something of concern?
What to do if I have a lump on my gum behind my bottom front tooth its pink and only tender if I press it its been there?
2 small painful tender lumps in my jaw. They are moveable. Haven't had problems with teeth or gums. Been over a month or so. ?
See your dentist: Your dentist should be able to figure out what it is. If there is any question your dentist will refer you to a specialist who will determine what the lumps are. Best of luck! ...Read more
Tender lump at gum line on top right. Jaw pain and earache. Some pain in neck. No real tooth pain.
See your dentist: Some conditions like lumps and jaw pain may require further assessment and your dentist may schedule a follow-up appointment or refer you to a specialist to determine a diagnosis. See your dentist for evaluation. ...Read more
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
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
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