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Sore in my mouth with pain. What is it?

A few days ago, I got this pain in my mouth .inner cheek and thought it was canker sore , but when i felt it with my tongue it was more like a line instead of circle like canker sore. So, I looked in the mirror and it looks like a nerve. while line i have never seen.What is it?
Asked On : Sat, 12 Feb 2011
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Dentist 's  Response
the line running in the inner cheek is known as "linea alba" common in most of the individual due chronic irritation by the teeth when they occlude. dont worry until there is pain or ulceration. take care.
Answered: Wed, 30 Mar 2011
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ENT Specialist Dr. Naveen Kumar's  Response

It is the cheek bite, it happens in almost all individuals it is normal, this happens because of the approximation of the both upper and the lower jaw.

Dr. Naveen Kumar
Answered: Sun, 13 Feb 2011
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