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White knots inside the lower gum, bleeding sores on gums. Stopped smoking recently. Signs of mouth cancer?

I have 2 small white bumps/knots on the inside of my lower lip/gum, I did smoke for a while but I haven t had a smoke since last Sunday and I notices them around Wednesday, also I have a sore on the side of my gum that bleeds If I mess around with it, I was wondering if this could be signs of mouth cancer . I m only 17 and I haven t told my parents about it, please help me...
Asked On : Fri, 14 Dec 2012
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Addiction Medicine Specialist 's  Response

Please do not worry. There is very little possibility that the lesions you have described are cancerous. Consult a doctor and take whatever treatment you are advised. Am sure you will be fine in a few days.

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Answered: Sun, 9 Jun 2013
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