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I have what looks to be like a canker sore in my mouth that just keeps coming back for like 6 months or more same spot in my mouth should I be worried?
9 doctors weighed in

Dr. Jonathan Engel
Dentistry
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Rule of thumb...If it doesn't heal in 14 days...See your dentist.

In brief: Yes
Rule of thumb...If it doesn't heal in 14 days...See your dentist.
Dr. Jonathan Engel
Dr. Jonathan Engel
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Dr. Harlan Wilson
Dentistry
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Canker sores occur if body is compromised- sickness, overexertion, etc.
You need to see your physician to see why your body keeps letting this canker sore back.

In brief: Yes
Canker sores occur if body is compromised- sickness, overexertion, etc.
You need to see your physician to see why your body keeps letting this canker sore back.
Dr. Harlan Wilson
Dr. Harlan Wilson
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Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
U need to see u dentist for evaluation and treatment.

In brief: Yes
U need to see u dentist for evaluation and treatment.
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Dr. Bassam Amawi
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Dr. Gregory Hines
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Be seen
It is possible that it is not an aphthous ulcer, and is instead a mouth cancer.
Be seen and have it evaluated.

In brief: Be seen
It is possible that it is not an aphthous ulcer, and is instead a mouth cancer.
Be seen and have it evaluated.
Dr. Gregory Hines
Dr. Gregory Hines
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