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Cut on inside of lower lip
I tore the inside of my lower lip and had to go to emergency to have it sown up. The stiches were supposed to...More
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Reply: Tongue
Some people have a tendency to bite their tongue while speaking or eating food, and find that the...More
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Oral Sex and allergic reaction
I have oral sex with my husband and a few different times my mouth would react as if I was allergic to...More
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Reply: Translucent spots on teeth
Stains on the surface area of the teeth are external. They appear simply because of typical deterioration...More
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Reply: Molar extraction with bone left behind
I'm not sure if leaving the bone would be considered normal, but I would definitely speak with your dentist...More
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Reply: Pain in upper teeth. Numbness starting at upper fr...
Hi. I don't have an answer, but I do have the same symptoms as you do. My teeth feel numb and there is pain...More
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Reply: bitten lip after novacaine
Hi mrsgmom, How is your son doing? I hope that his lip is healing well. Best wishes, AttiMore
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Reply: White Coat on Tongue, Hair like papillae
Hi rwolfrum31, There are a number of things that can cause your tongue to have a white coating. Here is...More
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Reply: Loose wisdom tooth
Yes, take an immediate appointment with your dentist. If you have a loose wisdom tooth, you may go for a...More
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mouth blisters could be...
related to"valley fever" or a form of bacteria like mold spores can cause mouth blisters/sores in the roof of...More
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Reply: Bump on tip of my Tongue
Hello, Do you notice that anything in particular that you eat or drink causes your papillae to become...More
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Reply: Pain in teeth and numbness in face
Consult your dentist immediately. It may be what you think like nerve problem. In some cases tooth pain...More
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Reply: Strange irritated tastebuds for more than six mont...
I was wondering how many of us have girlfriends or boyfriends or spouses and do they have the same symptoms.
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Reply: Hard white Mass on tongue
Hi qwest, Here are some common tongue problems people experience. You might compare your symptoms to...More
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Reply: Antibiotics and yellow teeth
Hello, Here is some information that I found on medications that can cause tooth discoloration from ...More
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Reply: Tooth Decay HELP
Hi micahhissong, Did you get in touch with your dentist to schedule an appointment? He/she will discuss...More
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Reply: Problem with teeth
Hi dewbug, While we cannot provide medical advice or diagnosis here, black spots on your teeth could...More
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Numbness in upper lip/cheek
Can a bad tooth make your upper lip & cheek numb/tingle? I do not have any pain or numbness in a tooth or...More
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White bumps on lips
What is this??? At fist I thought it was HSV-1, but now I do not think so. I had oral sex with a pregnant...More
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Reply: Molar extraction healing
It usually takes about 3 -4 weeks for the gum tissues to heal and 6 months for the bone to heal...More
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Reply: gum recession
Gum recession occurs due to a number of factors and it is necessary to identify the cause. Main causes are...More
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Reply: painfull cavity
That small ball which is in a size of a small pea is most probably abscess forming due to the infection in...More
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Reply: Daily oral care - what's your routine?
Hi Eric Linden, These things can be really helpful for daily oral care. I do carry dental floss and...More
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Pre-Root Canal Antibiotics
Hello, I'm due for a root canal treatment ten days from now, but I'm beginning to experience pain again...More
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Reply: Something in my tongue, what is it? :((((
Hi nanci_pt, If you could post your photo within the body of your discussion (click on the camera icon...More
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Reply: My son didn't get enough teeth.
Glad I could help! Please check back in and let us know how he is doing after you see the dentist -AttiMore
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Reply: bridge in place?
There are different types of dental bridges. Your dental practitioner is the right person to recommend...More
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Reply: Broken tooth with exposed nerve
If your chipped tooth has a sharp edge or an exposed nerve you can put wax on this spot to pack it down...More
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Reply: Swollen Taste Buds and somewhat white tongue.
can you have this by having oral sex?
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Persistent Swollen Throat Glands (Post-Tonsillecto...
I had my tonsils removed back in late December (2013) and I feel much better overall but there is still a small...More
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