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Hard bony lump on inside gum line?

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In brief: Torus Mandibularis ?

This may be the exostosis you are referring to.
No treatment is usually necessary, but they may interfere with the fit of a mandibular denture. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Torus_mandibularis

In brief: Torus Mandibularis ?

This may be the exostosis you are referring to.
No treatment is usually necessary, but they may interfere with the fit of a mandibular denture. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Torus_mandibularis
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management
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In brief: Normal structure

are simply bony growths in the upper or lower jaws.
These are normal anatomical structures. Tori are usually a clinical finding with no treatment necessary.

In brief: Normal structure

are simply bony growths in the upper or lower jaws.
These are normal anatomical structures. Tori are usually a clinical finding with no treatment necessary.
Dr. Paul Grin
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Dr. John Thaler
Dentistry - Prosthodontics
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In brief: Mandibular torus

This is likely what you are noticing.
Best to see your Dentist to be sure. It is a benign bony growth - usually bilateral- which typically stops growing by your 20's . It can be removed by the Oral Surgeon. Good luck.

In brief: Mandibular torus

This is likely what you are noticing.
Best to see your Dentist to be sure. It is a benign bony growth - usually bilateral- which typically stops growing by your 20's . It can be removed by the Oral Surgeon. Good luck.
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