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What causes a small red bump on the roof of the mouth?

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Dr. Priyanka Tiwari


Practicing since :2013

Answered : 1893 Questions

Posted on Tue, 7 Jun 2016 in Dental Health
Question: I have a tiny red bump on the roof of my mouth that I havn't noticed before. Its been there for two days.

Answered by Dr. Priyanka Tiwari 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
Gums or tooth infection , upload pictures .

Detailed Answer:
Hello XXXX ,

Thanks for consulting Healthcare magic .
This is Dr. Priyanka tiwari answering your query .

I have read your query and understand your concern . As far as tiny red bumps on roof of mouth is concerned it can Periodontal or Periapical infection secondary to Gum or tooth infection . Can you upload image of tiny red bump that will be more helpful for me to arrive at conclusion and give you proper diagnosis .
Based on detail provided I will suggest you to Do warm saline rinses.Awating for pictures to comment further .

Hope I have answered your query .
If you have further query I will be happy to help.
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