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I have swollen gums, painful teeth, sore throat, whitish- yellowish stuff on the roof of my mouth, and swollen lymph glands. Any idea what it might be?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dentistry - Orthodontics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Could be

Could be any of a number of viral, bacterial, or fungal problems.
Please call your dentist for examination.

In brief: Could be

Could be any of a number of viral, bacterial, or fungal problems.
Please call your dentist for examination.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dr. Arnold Malerman
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Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Trench mouth

Should be ruled out. See a gastroenterologist.

In brief: Trench mouth

Should be ruled out. See a gastroenterologist.
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
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Dr. Thomas Yash
unlikely!!!
Dr. William Jakavick
Dentistry - Cosmetic

In brief: Poss fungal

It is possible you may have a fungal infection, i would see your physician asap to get the appropriate tx.

In brief: Poss fungal

It is possible you may have a fungal infection, i would see your physician asap to get the appropriate tx.
Dr. William Jakavick
Dr. William Jakavick
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Pharyngitis

This needs to be examined and a full history obtained before one can make a diagnosis.
This could be anything from herpes to diphtheria or infectious mononucleosis or even syphilis. Let a doctor examine you and assess this. Good luck.

In brief: Pharyngitis

This needs to be examined and a full history obtained before one can make a diagnosis.
This could be anything from herpes to diphtheria or infectious mononucleosis or even syphilis. Let a doctor examine you and assess this. Good luck.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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