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I am experiencing white patches inside mouth.

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: Needs to be checked

White or grayish patches inside the mouth is called Leukoplakia or Keratosis.
An irritant like a rough tooth,broken denture or chewing tobacco can cause cell overgrowth &cause these patches.Leukoplakia usually is not dangerous,but sometimes can be serius,Most leukoplakia are benign and non cancerous.Some show early sign of cancer.We can not be sure if it ia leukoplakia but I advise get it checked

In brief: Needs to be checked

White or grayish patches inside the mouth is called Leukoplakia or Keratosis.
An irritant like a rough tooth,broken denture or chewing tobacco can cause cell overgrowth &cause these patches.Leukoplakia usually is not dangerous,but sometimes can be serius,Most leukoplakia are benign and non cancerous.Some show early sign of cancer.We can not be sure if it ia leukoplakia but I advise get it checked
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