Red Spots, Spots On Throat And White Patches Inside Mouth

Reviewed on 1/23/2023

Red spots on the skin including spots inside the mouth or throat can be a sign of scarlet fever. There are other conditions including infections that can cause a skin rash or redness of the throat. White patches inside the mouth can be a sign of chronic inflammation or fungal infection. If you are concerned about these or any other symptoms, seek the advice of a doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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