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Sometimes I get a white pimple on my tongue frenulum. After 1-2 days it dissapears but after a few days it may reappear (in the same spot).no pain?

Sometimes I get a white pimple on my tongue frenulum. After 1-2 days it dissapears but after a few days it may reappear (in the same spot).no pain?

See your dentist and: Get it checked out. Hopefully it's nothing, but they can work this up further, if they have to. Better to be safe than sorry. They'll know more by examining it closely to see what it is. Good luck! ...Read more

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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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I've got a white spot on the frenulum of my tongue. It looks like a cancer sore but not for sure. There also appears to be like a small sac type thing hanging off each side. Worried?

I've got a white spot on the frenulum of my tongue. It looks like a cancer sore but not for sure. There also appears to be like a small sac type thing hanging off each side. Worried?

Be sure of diagnosis: Get examined please. Canker sores are common aphthous ulcers of mouth that occur situationally, often in response to stressors, are bacterial or viral, & can be treated topically with many otc products that reduce local discomfort & potentially speed healing. However, oral/dental problems & a number of systemic diseases cause canker sore-like lesions--crohn's, behcet's, std (sexually transmitted). ...Read more

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White spot on the frenulum of my tongue. It looks like a canker sore but not for sure. Also like a small flap type thing on each each side?

White spot on the frenulum of my tongue. It looks like a canker sore but not for sure. Also like a small flap type thing on each each side?

Need exam: The visual description is not sufficient to diagnose. Particularly if it's been there for more than a few days, I would suggest you have your dentist or primary care doctor have a look. ...Read more

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My mom used homeopathic medicine under her tongue and now her frenulum has strange swelling and white spots.?

My mom used homeopathic medicine under her tongue and now her frenulum has strange swelling and white spots.?

Very unusual but...: I've given thousands of patients homeopathic medicines for over 30 years and have never heard of anyone having a reaction like this. I'm curious exactly what medicine she took. Most homeopathic medicines are very dilute substances in a carrier of lactose (milk sugar). It's possible your mom is sensitive to lactose- while very unusual, that seems more likely than a reaction to the medicine itself. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a white spot in my mouth?

What to do if I have a white spot in my mouth?

Probably nothing: Most white spots are transient, but if it persists for more than a week have your dentist check it out. ...Read more

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I have black spot insde my mouth what causes this?

See if it persists.: You need to show it to your family doctor or dentist.
If it is more than a dime in size and if it is a pigmented lesion (black or brown in color) you should get it checked by your doctor or a dentist. If it goes away in 2-3 weeks, then you may not need to do anythjing further. But if it persists you should remember it can be a melanoma which will require a doctor exam and if suspicious a biopsy don. ...Read more

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My son has a small black spot inside mouth on check?

My son has a small black spot inside mouth on check?

Black spot in mouth: Without more information, black spots in the mouth could represent a lot of potential problems. It could be a result of an accidental bite with a bruise. This is certainly not uncommon with kids. It could be a benign growth. It could even be something very concerning. Best to have it evaluated and if it isn't clear, he may need a biopsy to help figure it out. An examination is best start. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I have a white spot in my mouth?

What do you suggest if I have a white spot in my mouth?

Have it evaluated: "White spots" are not a normal part of your anatomy, so it must be investigated. ...Read more

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What could cause the frenulum in your mouth to swell & be painful?

What could cause the frenulum in your mouth to swell & be painful?

Trauma or: Infection are the most common reasons for a symptomatic frenum. Consult with your dentist, even if the symptoms improve. There may be an issue that needs to be addressed. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a barely white flappy spot I'm my mouth on my cheek... What could it be?

I have a barely white flappy spot I'm my mouth on my cheek... What could it be?

Many possibilities: At 20 years old, most of what occurs in your mouth is probably benign. However if you use tobacco products (smoking or chewing tobacco) the possibility is there that the "flappy spot" could be more serious. A good dentist, oral surgeon, or even a dermatologist could make a better determination after seeing the spot. ...Read more

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I have a hard piece of skin that is white on the top of my frenulum in my mouth and it hurts what could this be?

I have a hard piece of skin that is white on the top of my frenulum in my mouth and it hurts what could this be?

Needs to be seen: It's really impossible to know let alone to guess without actually seeing you in person. These types of situations require a one on one clinical exam. See your dentist or an oral surgeon for an evaluation. Pain would indicate to me the possibility of an underlying infection. ...Read more

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I have a black spot in back of mouth I don't know what it is but it doesn't hurt or anything. It just bothers me?

I have a black spot in back of mouth I don't know what it is but it doesn't hurt or anything. It just bothers me?

See doctor: You need to see a doctor and have them check this to make sure it is not a cancer or other serious problem in the mouth. It is probably just an area of darker pigmentation but you need to make sure. ...Read more

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In my face round mouth dark spot is seen. Pls. Tell me the remedies, and tell me which cream can use to remove this spot?

Need exam to tell: Unfortunately, rashes, lesions, spots, etc can not really be diagnosed over the computer. Some spots for example may need more than just a cream to get rid of them. See a skin dr. To get diagnosed and treated. Good luck! ...Read more

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My mouth area of my skin is very light and my face as just been treated of primple and am having dark spot. I need rhyme my face?

My mouth area of my skin is very light and my face as just been treated of primple and am having dark spot. I need rhyme my face?

Cosmetic therapy: You may need to have cosmetic cover up if your dermatologist can not come up with another remedy. Ask your physician to have you see a dermatologist who might be able to recommend the appropriate type of cover up ...Read more

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I noticed this painless white spot in my mouth, it has been there for at least a month. Doesn't seem to grow bigger. Should I be concerned?

I noticed this painless white spot in my mouth, it has been there for at least a month. Doesn't seem to grow bigger. Should I be concerned?

Depends: You may watch and wait. Examine the spot every couple of weeks. If it doubles in size, becomes firm, ulcerates, bleeds or you the glands in your neck become large, see a doctor.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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What causes sore spot on roof of mouth?

What causes sore spot on roof of mouth?

Lots: Scratch, burn, viral or bacterial infection, neoplasm, and lots of other reasons. Please see your dentist for evaluation. ...Read more

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Do fordyces spot appear asymatricaly in mouth buccal?

Do fordyces spot appear asymatricaly in mouth buccal?

Fordyce: For duces granules are normally occurring and perfectly normal. May appear asymmetric. But don't self diagnose. Ask your dentist to take a look to make sure what you are seeing are Fordyce granules or something else. ...Read more

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What dose it mean when my tub are tide and I was spot for two day off and on but last mouth it was numle?

Numle=normal: If numle means normal, then you may have had annovulatory bleeding.
This is usually a self limiting thing and the next menses will prob be normal

If this continues, then a GYN exam is in order. ...Read more

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I have a inward white spot I'm my mouth. I am not a smoker and I am in a healthy condition, what should I do?

I have a inward white spot I'm my mouth. I am not a smoker and I am in a healthy condition, what should I do?

White spot: Sometimes if you bite your tongue/ skin - it can cause a white spot. You are quite young. If it is not resolving let your parents know so that it can get checked. ...Read more

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I have black spot inside my mouth what causes this?

Have it checked: There are several answers but you must have it looked at since your description was too vagus
it can be a growth, a pigmentation, a pooling of blood or even an amalgam tattoo from one of your fillings, that's why you need to see your dentist. ...Read more

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I have a black spot in my mouth. What type dr do I see?

I have a black spot in my mouth. What type dr do I see?

Family/ENT/DERM: You can make the initial visit your family doc, which I think is easiest. Your doc can assess whether or not it is something that needs further evaluation such as biopsy. He/she can do that in office or refer u out to the appropriate doc. If it is a small, circular, dark spot on either side of mouth, it is likely a small blood blister which will disappear in few days...
Good luck. ...Read more

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I have seen black spot in my mouth. Left side. Want to know what is it.

I have seen black spot in my mouth. Left side. Want to know what is it.

Unknown: If the spot has been there more than two weeks, see your local dentist for an evaluation. If it has been there less than two weeks, see if it will resolve on its own. ...Read more

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I keep biting the inside my mouth in the same spot, how do I stop this habit?

I keep biting the inside my mouth in the same spot, how do I stop this habit?

Depends on the cause: If its cheek biting, it can sometimes be resolved with a bite adjustment. Best to see your dentist for an evaluation. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I have had a white skin like spot in the corner of my mouth for years and it just won't go away!

Doctor evaluation: I can't tell you what it is. You need to see a doctor or dermatologist for an exam to find out what it is. ...Read more