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Punctured hole in lip and gum, severe pain. Applying orajel. What can be done?

Hi, I accidentally punctured a small hole inside my bottom lip, where the lip meets the bottom gum line. I was brushing my teeth and the head handle slipped. The pain is severe and I keep applying orajel , but that doesn t numb it for very long. I rinsed my mouth out with hydrogen peroxide but that didn t do anything. The hole is deeper than I had originally thought. I am in a lot of pain and don t know which doctor to turn to ( dentist , md)
Asked On : Fri, 29 Mar 2013
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Hi it seems that you are having either aphthus ulcer or ulcer due to some other cause like TB .. You consult dermatologist or oral surgeon, he will diagnose and will give proper treatment. ..ok
Answered: Sat, 30 Mar 2013
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