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Roof of mouth normal??

  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • February 15, 2007
  • 00:18 AM

I recently noticed that the roof of my mouth (hard part) is sort of whitish, and so is the skin on the gums above my rear molars. I have never really looked up there before with any good light so I am not sure how long it was like that or it is just normal. It does not hurt and I have no sores up there or anything like that, just the colour bothers me. Should I worry about it or is this normal.

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  • hi there mine is too. sort of like a white line down the middle that leads to the back and gets a little wider.but i do have some sores at the moment and a sore throat. gonna go get it looked at next week.
    raymae 21 Replies
    • February 24, 2007
    • 08:14 PM
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  • hi, i know your posting is old. i was wondering do you still have that as i do? hope to hear
    mermaid77 4 Replies Flag this Response
  • Hi, can anyone help?I am worried too as my mouth is the same on the roof and down to the top gums also.Thankyou :(
    mermaid77 4 Replies Flag this Response
  • i found my jaws area near my teeth reddish is it normal should i take it serious
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • August 18, 2009
    • 07:08 PM
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  • I've the exact same thing! Roof of the mouth is slightly white. BTW the redness on either side of your soft palate near your molars is normal.
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