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Ive always gotten sores on the inside lining of my mouth and

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I've always gotten sores on the inside lining of my mouth and my doctor tells me they are canker sores. but afew days ago I noticed a whitish sore on the upper part of my upper right gum. Is this also canker sore or could it be something else?

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I'm sorry to hear about this

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Is it painful?

Customer: Yes, it hurts when I touch it
Dr Brims :

Okay, then this is most likely a canker sore as well

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They often have a white coating, which is fibrous tissue

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