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Gums on roof of mouth peel when eating hard food, slight pain, cause?
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Dr. Daniel Quon
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
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In brief: Abrasion
The hard food may be causing some abrasion or irritation to the palatal tissues, which can be thin in some patients, especially if there is a palatal torus (bony growth in the roof of the palate).

In brief: Abrasion
The hard food may be causing some abrasion or irritation to the palatal tissues, which can be thin in some patients, especially if there is a palatal torus (bony growth in the roof of the palate).
Dr. Daniel Quon
Dr. Daniel Quon
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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
In brief: Normal
Hard, rough or sharp food and candy can commonly cause small tears on the roof of the mouth.
This is normal.

In brief: Normal
Hard, rough or sharp food and candy can commonly cause small tears on the roof of the mouth.
This is normal.
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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
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