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What is this painful lump that my daughter has ?

my daughter is 15 years old said their is a lump or bump and its painful
Asked On : Sat, 28 May 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi,thanks for query,you have not mentioned the site of lump,but I think as this question is in dental category she might be having this in her gums.At times when there is impaction of food particle of some infection of gums ,a lump can develop.She needs examination by dentist and treatment for same,which may include antibiotics.Ask her to take soft diet.bye.
Answered: Sat, 28 May 2011
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my daughter is 15 years old said their a lump or bump on the roof of her mouth said it psinful
Answered: Sat, 28 May 2011
Dentist Dr. Benley George's  Response
A swelling could be an infection of any tooth. A decayed tooth could have reulted in the problem Consult your dentist who can determine the infected tooth and do the needful treatment.
Answered: Sat, 20 Aug 2011
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Dentist Dr. E. Bharathikannan's  Response
where was the lump, when it is painful? was there any pus? explain clearly. if it is localised in a particular tooth then take a x ray of that tooth and get it treated accordingly.. take care
Answered: Fri, 2 Dec 2011
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