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Is purple gums a sign of cancer

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Dr. Abhishek Sharma MD

be a sign of cancer? (2)Swollen right occipital lymph node (where head meet neck) with size less then 1 cm can be sign of cancer? (3) Some time i feel like vertigo (i think due to my anxiety )... View answer

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Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

'm a scared person anyways about dying bit there is like a cut looking gash in the back of my gum like . I ... View answer

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Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

Hello, my question is about hemorroids vs cancer hopefully i can explain the syptoms well enough My ... only at times, other times it is not visible. Also when i strain my anus muscles i see smaller purple ... View answer

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Dr. Anshumala Singh MD

sore area of my gum. Ot is at the very top of the gum, upper right side above back wisdom tooth but at very very top of gum. When i put tongue to touch it, it felt like an open sore. I have been doing... View answer

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Dr. Indranil Ghosh MD

Can you help me is this a sign of cancer. ... View answer

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

a canker sore on my gums around there...should i be checking that out to clear any worries of oral cancer? ...hello, inside my lower lip, at the bottom where it connects under the gums of my bottom... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

some pain between my lower lip and gum where I would put the chew and immediately stopped chewing and went to my dentist. I told him and he was not worried at all after doing an oral cancer examination. He ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Qazi Ammara MD

My bottom gums behind my teeth are turning black. Could it be cancerous? My teeth aren t in the best shape, but I brush daily. It seemed to have happened over a period of maybe nine or ten months. I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Qazi Ammara ( Dentist)
Dr. Swati Sharma MD

a bump on my gum, on the same side of my mouth. Is this cancer? ...Hi, I am really scared! I think I may have an ulcer or worse, mouth cancer. I have had my 4 back ... View answer

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Dr. Ganesh MD

purple color. Can this be a sign of breast cancer? ... the size of a small gum ball. The bruise faded away about a week ago, this morning I have another bruise ... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Do not get worried. Unlikely to be a manifestation of oral cancer. Visit a dentist

Dr.  Prasad MD

Unlikely to be sign of cancer.

Dr. Muhammad Ali Rauf MD

no. there are other signs of cancer