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Old 08-08-2015, 05:20 PM   #1
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Scared to death

Hi im frank im 18 i have never in my life done drugs smoked or drunk alcohol a few months ago i started getting mouth ulcers all over my mouth and my
tongue is white and behind all molars i have white patches notice that i have had all these symptoms for a coupke months recently my lymph node swelled and doctor put me on antibiotic the swelling went down consideriably since the swelling went down could it just be a nasty gum infection or cancer which i fear please help me

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Old 01-28-2016, 10:38 AM   #2
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If your infection is responding to antibiotics, that is good reason to believe your infection is bacteria based. Cancer in the mouth takes years to develop and you are so lung, it is extremely unlikely. I would just keep following the doctor's orders and finish the antibiotics. If you are still having symptoms after the antibiotics, schedule another doctor's appointment (ENT) and let them know the symptoms you are experiencing.

I think you should be find. Be well and let us know how you are doing.

 
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