Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
192 Doctors are Online

Tiny bump on the roof of mouth, small taste comes out, goes smaller, disappears sometimes. Sensitive area ?

noticed a very tiny bump like 1 or 2 milimetere in size, on the roof of my mouth , when i lick it with my tongue sometimes i get a small taste come out of it and it goes smaller, some times i cant fell it there at all? one time i ate food and it dissapeared for days ? is it just a sensative rea in the roof of the mouth?
Asked On : Tue, 31 Jul 2012
Answers:  2 Views:  148
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
Dentist 's  Response

Thanks for writing to us.

Tiny bump appeared on the roof of mouth may be due to abscess deveoped as a result of periodontal infection or deep caries of the associated tooth.

I would suggest you to visit a dentist and get the abscess drained and curetted.

A thorough scaling as well as root canal treatment has to be done if required.

Take amoxycillin along with analgesics.

Hope this helps.
Answered: Wed, 24 Jul 2013
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

General & Family Physician Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha.'s  Response
Hi wellcome to HCMForum. According to your description it may be apthous ulcer with small collection of pus.
It needs to be treated as with other ulcers. i advire you to consult an ENT specialist for diagnosis and trea-
-tment. besides i advise you some diet restrictions as Dont take very hot or very cold foods. thank you.
Answered: Tue, 31 Jul 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor