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Ulcers Inside My Mouth
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
The inside of my mouth itches so bad and i rubbed my tounge on the roof of my mouth. so now my gums are swollen and the corners of my mouth itches.
Perhaps: Perhaps an allergic response to food/Meds/supplements. Can be caused by smoking. Could be viral, bacterial, or fungal infection. Call your Dentist for an immediate examination. If throat swells or airway becomes compromised call 911 or have someone rush you to ER. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See a doctor: This needs a personal examination in order to be accurately diagnosed. It sounds severe, so please go asap and see someone. Good luck. ...Read more
Usually not.: Herpes rarely causes sores anywhere inside the mouth except on the hard palate. They are most likely "canker sores", although some diseases can cause them secondarily. Most canker sores heal without treatment, but if they don't, or if you are in pain and/or having trouble eating, see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tasteless: Need more information:do you wear dentures? What medications are you taking? Both of these can lead to altered taste sensations. How long has this been occurring? Are your sinus clear or infected;if you cannot smell you cannot taste. I would refer you to your md and ENT especially if this is a new condition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Multiple reasons: There are many reasons why someone may have a sore mouth and tongue, ranging from fungal infections, periodontal disease, auto-immune diseases, vitamin deficiencies and possibly even cancer. The only way to start to find out is visiting a dentist for an examination. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have severe painful small white blisters in my mouth (inside bottom lip) sores on outside mouth and pain behind ears. What dr specializes?What is it
See oral surgeon: See an oral surgeon to get this evaluated. Then he can treat this or refer you to another specialist. ...Read more
My daughter has white bumps inside her mouth and on tongue which looks raw on top. Could it be hand foot mouth disease?
An outbreak. : Sounds like you have an outbreak of cold sores. They do come in numbers sometimes and the best thing do is go to your dentist or md and get a script for acyclovir. If you are prone to these outbreaks or even singular sores..Then have some of that drug on hand at all times. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Irritated : These areas may be irritated from food exposure. See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. ...Read more
Infection: A bump near a tooth usually means an abcess. You should see a dentist and get this treated so it does not get worse. ...Read more
White bumps near the corner of my mouth and on my top lips. is this angular cheilitis? it feels sore when i lick it with my tongue
Endo abscess: The open sore probably is a fistula draining tract from an infected tooth. The swelling is when the tract gets block and could not drain. Consult with your dentist. Treatment probably is antibiotic (clindamycin) for one week, followed by root canal therapy on the infected tooth. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Stress ulcers: Could be many things. Your dentist will be able to evaluate and treat accordingly. Could be stress ulcers (aphthous ulcers), herpes, pemphigoid, pemphigus or lichen planus. These are fancy words but will need to know what they look like before a recommendation can be made. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have got like ulcer inside my mouth - upper jaw. When my tongue touches it, i feel burning sension. My tongue always touches it, ? Pics attachd
More info needed..: Lesions are best diagnosed by physical exam together with a medical history. How long has it been there? How large is it? Social habits (smoking?), sexual habits (STD's?). It could be something as simple as a canker sore or a burn, or it might be more serious. If it has not resolved on it's own 14 days after occurrence, then you must visit a physician or dentist for a proper diagnosis. ...Read more
I get an ulcer inside my mouth, on my tongue and in my throat, from the last 8 years. It occurs often with severe pain. The doctor did all my tests like blood, urine, stool etc., but they all were normal. The doctor couldn't cure it. What should I do?
I am 35 weeks pregnant and I have a mouth ulcer inside of my mouth in my cheek. I picked at it and it started bleeding. What do you think it is?
I can't see any ulcers or lump inside my mouth but different parts of my tongue is paining occasionally and there are small white painless spots ?
Need help. I've got a nasty mouth ulcer on the inside of my mouth. When i put salt on it (which is meant to help) it goes really white. Why does it do that?
Dehydration: Salt pulls the water out of the cells thereby dehydrating that area. ...Read more
I have an ulcer on the inside of my mouth, up by where my teeth meet the wall of the mouth due to overdoing it on oral sex with a male is this normal?
Of course, abnormal: Your knowing overdone oral sex should warn you of not repeating it. If the ulcer is painless, go to be checked so to assure not an early syphilitic ulcer. Why did you do oral sex, for personal gratification & fantasy or to please him under submission? No matter how sweet oral sex or its political correctness can be, oral sex is not sanitary; doing it naturally comes with its consequence; reality.. ...Read more
I seem to constantly bite the inside my mouth to the point of bleeding and swelling which causes ulcers. I can't work out why I do it, how to stop it?
Cheek biting: Two issues- first see your dentist to check for sharp or rough spots on your teeth as well as your bite to explore dental reasons for cheek biting and if there's anything he/she can do to prevent this. Second- it's like any other habit- it requires awareness, acknowledgement and desire to stop. If there's an anxiety or emotional component, speak to your physician for a referral to therapist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you have herpes inside the mouth? I have a painful ulcer on the right side inner cheek. I've had canker sores This ulcer is smaller n more painful
Canker sores: are the most common oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The condition is idiopathic (cause is not known) recurrent aphthous ulcers is usually self-limiting. Try to keep adequate oral hygiene as possible. If concerned see your dentist after 10 days or visit today for laser immediate amelioration. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you use Lidex (fluocinonide) 0.05% Ointment for ulcer under the tongue inside the mouth . or is it for external use only. Is it toxic if absorbed.
I have mouth sores and ulcers as I can't stop biting the skin inside my mouth, it's so sore how can I stop?
I have this piece of meat kind of thing inside my mouth on my cheek . Painfull when I chew or talk . Been 8 months.
Not a ulcer or infection . ?
Mouth ulcers i had a large bridge put in on upper involving 9 teeth. Ever since i get mouth ulcers and a lot of irritation inside my mouth all along check.Roof and tongue. Is this due to this bridge?
Many reasons: Inflammation of the oral cavity can lead to ulcers. One of the most common irritants is acid. Coffee, tea, citrus can lead to an acidic state in the mouth which can lead to breakdown of tissue and ulceration. Even some toothpastes can cause irritation. There are also some systemic diseases which have oral ulcers as part of the symptom complex. Sometimes a biopsy can be helpful. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Type of ulcer: Really depends on the type of ulcer. Traumatic, vital or bacterial. The most common is an aphthous ulcer. It usually disappears in 7-10 days and can be painful depending on the location. Topical numbing agents or a laser treatment by your dentist can help treat the pain or shorten their duration. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Exact synonym so far as this pathologist is concerned. An ulcer is a lesion on a body surface (outer or inner) in which the epithelium and at least some of the underlying connective tissue has been lost specifically to necrosis (cell death) rather than just mechanical or chemical injury. All ulcer craters ...Read more