Mouth sore with red bump

I have a red bump with an even darker red dot in the middle of it I think it may even be my stensons duct but it is swollen but is not painful at all just annoying because its swollen what can u do to get rid of it?

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Answer: mouth sore

By Sarah h
Dental Professional

Without seeing the red bump it is hard to say what it is.  Saliva ducts can often times become blocked and will usually heal on their own.  It could be a canker sore or ulcer?  The mouth heals very rapidly and the fact that there is no pain is a great sign.  Try to rinse with warm salt water several times a day.  If it does not resolve on it's own in 7-10 days, have your dentist take a look at it to be sure it is harmless.  

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