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Since how long you have this?
Where exactly it is in mouth?
I am an ENT and Head and neck surgeon and deals with mouth diseases.
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Hi, i only just found it today
its on the side of my cheek
near the back of my mouth
Is it painful?
no i can't feel it
Do you have any other symp***** *****ke fever?
How big is the clot and what is its colour?
no i feel fine
its not that big and its dark red
Do you have any symp***** *****ke swollen lymph node in neck or blow jaw?
what are they?
I mean can you feel any lump in your neck?
no i don't think so
Are you worried about anything serious?
ive had bulimia for a year, I'm wondering if its something to do with that
Thanks a lot for your input. I am sorry to hear about your problem. I am going to address your primary concern but later you can ask anything you want.
The lesion which you have is a blood blister secondary to accidental cheek bite or it can be due to damaged mucosa of your mouth due to anything like hot or spicy food.
It can be a mucous retention cyst as well.
It has nothing to do with bulimia.
I would like to reassure you that it has nothing to do with anything serious as well.
You don't have other symptoms that I asked for and it is quite reassuring.
I've been using this new whitening gel, could it be to do with that?
Just give it 7 to 10 days and it will go away
No it's not likely.
Gel would have caused multiple blisters.
So gel not related here.
i got a blister on the side of my mouth and the pharmacist said it was to do with the gel
but is that a different thing?
A pharmacist is not a trained person to diagnose mouth lesion.
At that time, it might have some relation to gel but as per your description, I really don't think that the current one has anything to do with the gel.
Since how long exactly you have been using that gel?
i feel better now
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