What causes red and sore lumps on the roof of mouth?

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Posted on Wed, 17 Jun 2015 in General Health
Question: Hi,

I have these veiny lumps on the roof of my mouth. I never noticed it was there until today when one of the veiny lumps got a little scratched and is red and a little sore. Is this normal?
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Answered by Dr. Muhammad Hanif 18 minutes later
Brief Answer:
No , its in infection

Detailed Answer:
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It looks like soft tissue infection ( on hard and soft palate). it  may lead to pharyngitis.
I usually prescribe antibiotics to my patients for such disease. Amoxicillin500mg per oral twice daily for 5days is good for this. You may ask a prescription from your doctor.

Also you need gargles with listerine 3times daily. Its not so serious but you need to take care of it.

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