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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS, Dentist
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Experience:  Clinical instructor, NYU College of Dentistry; 37 years private practice experience in general dentistry, member Academy of General Dentistry, ADA
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Doctor Bornfield. I have a red patch on the roof of my mouth

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Hi, doctor Bornfield. I have a red patch on the roof of my mouth that isn't painless and isn't raised but i'm still worried
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dental
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
it also isn't raised but it feels kind of smooth i guess, when I feel it with my toungue
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I've also attached a picture
Expert:  khagihara replied 1 year ago.

They seem to be Fordyce granules. They are benign. No treatment is necessary. You don't need to worry about them.