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I have a black/dark purple pump in my mouth that is

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Hello, i have a black/dark purple pump in my mouth that is concerning me Not sure if i should be concerned or not
JA: Have you noticed any recent swelling? Do you have any tooth pain?
Customer: No tooth pain
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No swelling just a round red pimple inside my mouth “inner cheek”

Good evening, I am Dr Ruff, thank you for contacting us today

I am sorry to hear this, are you able to provide a photo please?

Customer: replied 17 days ago.
I noticed a red/purple clot or pimple in my inner cheek inside my mouth. It is not painful but it is concerning me.

can you provide a jpeg please?

Customer: replied 17 days ago.
File attached (16LMSLS)

Thank you, ***** ***** like a small blood blister/bruise, it doesn't appear concerning, it could have been from your molars either grinding or biting, during eating or more likely in your sleep.

I suspect this will resolve over 1-2 weeks.

Customer: replied 17 days ago.
There is no pain whatsoever, should i be concerned still?

No, it doesn't need to be, it could have been very superficial damage.

Customer: replied 17 days ago.
Thank you very much

That is my pleasure, take care.

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