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White Lump On Roof Of 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
I have a big white lump on the roof of my mouth and a few days ago it was hard but now it has a squishy texture and a metallic taste to it. ?
I have a tiny, hard, white, painful lump on the roof of my mouth near my throat. I've never smoked but have bad acid reflux. Could it be from that?
Lump on roof of mouth, 6 wks, comes & goes, not painful, spongy, went away (burst?) when I prodded it many times one day, no odor or color seen.
Burn?: Sounds like you probably diagnosed it.Get a more detailed answer ›
Hard, bony lump on roof of mouth. 14 days on amoxicillin and biaxin (clarithromycin) still there. It's to the right of midline. Torus? Some say no some say yes. Help!
Listen: To your dentist. It sounds like torus palatinus, harmless. ...Read more
Bony overgrowth: If this lump is hard and has been very slowly growing, it most likely is a palatal tori. This is an overgrowth of bone and is quite common. It usually does not require any treatment but can become irritated or scratched at times. However, if the lump has developed very rapidly or is soft and spongy, you should see your dentist asap for evaluation to rule out an abscess, cyst, or other pathology. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it normal to have hard lumps on roof of mouth?no pain at all just noticed a few while roaming my tounge up there
Small soft reddish lump,roof of mouth alongside gum,at the back of mouth came out of nowhere,no pain been there about a week,really worried?
Two hard lumps on roof of mouth. One left of the centre and one right of the centre. Not visible from eye but can feel it. What could it be???
Dental appointment: Could be a benign boney prominences called tori, but it would be best to see your dentist and have them looked at to be sure. Usually, a torus is in the middle at the edge of the hard palate, not on either side. ...Read more