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I see lumps on the roof of my mouth - could they be cancers?
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Dr. David Astrachan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Probably not
Painless firm lumps could be palatal tori.
Which are painless bony lumps that for some reason form in certain peoples mouths. See your dentist or an ENT for an accurate diagnosis.

In brief: Probably not
Painless firm lumps could be palatal tori.
Which are painless bony lumps that for some reason form in certain peoples mouths. See your dentist or an ENT for an accurate diagnosis.
Dr. David Astrachan
Dr. David Astrachan
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Dr. Dennis Diaz
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
In brief: No
If you don't smoke, use smokeless tobacco or drink alcohol excessively, then chances are those bumps are not cancers.
Oral cavity cancers are usually single, ulcerative, painful and unattractive.

In brief: No
If you don't smoke, use smokeless tobacco or drink alcohol excessively, then chances are those bumps are not cancers.
Oral cavity cancers are usually single, ulcerative, painful and unattractive.
Dr. Dennis Diaz
Dr. Dennis Diaz
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