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bump on the tip of my tongue

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Sunwoo
14 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
White Bump: Think about consulting with an oral surgeon or ENT, a biopsy may be warranted. It is a relatively easy procedure, so not to worry.
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A male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Maybe an ulcer : Or trauma. Use good oral hygiene and use Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen for any pain. If is fails to resolve or enlarges see you doctor or oral ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Landman
31 years experience in Dentistry
TONGUE: Question is a little vague. . Size , shape, duration, pain/ no pain , , when in doubt, visit your dentist.
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
28 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes +: Particularly that it continues to bleed, i recommend that you see your primary doc or otolaryngologist (ENT) in your area. The ENT should be able to t ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Oral surgeon. Yes.: The bump on your tongue should be evaluated by an oral surgeon and probably be excised and biopsied. Smoking is not related to the bump, but yes, smok ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elton Behner
36 years experience in Dentistry
Difficult to: say. Start with a thorough dental exam followed by a visit to your PCP for a physical exam with blood work including VitD-3 25-OH and Vit B12 assays.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
33 years experience in Pediatric Dentistry
Burnt taste bud: Just like touching something hot can burn your skin, eating something hot can burn the inside of your mouth and/or tongue. Luckily the surface of he t ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katherine Caldwell
16 years experience in General Practice
Bump on tongue: If you smoke or use any tobacco products, show your doctor/dentist right away. If you don't smoke, then just show your dentist next time you go. If it ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience in Family Medicine
Painless?: If it is painless then I would see your doctor or dentist for evaluation. If it is sore then give it a week before seeking consultation.
A member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
35 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Laser: Yes, assuming appropriate laser settings.
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