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Bump on the tip of my tongue

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Sunwoo
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 15 years experience
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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Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 45 years experience
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
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Landman
Dentistry 32 years experience
TONGUE: Question is a little vague. . Size , shape, duration, pain/ no pain , , when in doubt, visit your dentist.
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
See your dentist: Some conditions may require further assessment, tests and your dentist may book a follow-up appointment or refer you to a specialist to determine a di... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 29 years experience
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 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
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 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elton Behner
Dentistry 37 years experience
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 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
Pediatric Dentistry 34 years experience
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
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katherine Caldwell
General Practice 17 years experience
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
Family Medicine 25 years experience
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.

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