What Causes Bumps to Appear in Your Mouth? How to Cope

A small bump in mouth that looks like a pimple may be caused by a few possible conditions like foods irritation. In most cases they may resolve on their own, but you still need to see a doctor if the bumps persists for a long period or becomes worse over time. 

Symptoms of Bumps in Mouth

Bumps on the Palate

Bumps on the Tongue

Bumps on the Throat

These bumps are called subepithelial lymphoid tissue, which are composed of lymphocytes or immune cells (lymphocytes). They usually enlarge during a bacterial or viral infection in the area, but they become unnoticeable when the infection is gone.

Bumps on the Gums

These gumboils are also called parulis and are found around the teeth near the cheeks or lips and on the roof of the mouth. They are usually caused by a tooth with a nerve that died due infection and decay.

Bumps on the Lips

General Causes and Remedies of Bumps in Mouth

Foods Irritation

Canker Sores

Mucous Cysts

Oral Lichen Planus

Inflamed Papilla

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