October 19, 2018

Red dot inside my cheek my mouth right side.

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Patient: I have a red dot inside my right cheek in my mouth what could it be

Symptoms: No symptoms

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Doctor: Thank you for your question. This red spot may simply be a small broken capillary in the within the buccal mucosa (insid e cheek). This could have been caused by eating and may not be associated with any serious pathology. If you notice it increasing in size or is becoming painful you may require further evaluation by your doctor. Otherwise, this is something you should monitor on your for any changes.Thank you for consulting AskTheDoctor.com

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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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