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Flesh bump tonsilar pillar

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Well : Can be inflammation wart or tumor. See you nose and throat doctor for specific diagnosis and treatment

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A female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 45 years experience
Tonsils: Can extend down to the base of your tongue. And further if inflamed. Be checked for confirmation. All the best.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Cunning
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Granulation: Probably granulation tissue. This inflammatory and friable tissue may occur after a trauma or surgery. Resolution is most likely, however persistent... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Normal: Bumps of lymph tissue in the back of the throat are normal. These may be slightly larger to make up for the lack of tonsils. For good health - Have a... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
Internal Medicine 52 years experience
Normal taste buds?: I can't be certain what you are referring to without an image, but you may be describing large taste buds which are normal(circumvallate papillae).
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronda Alexander
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 19 years experience
Taste buds: There are large taste buds at the back of the tongue called the circumvallate papillae and they can look strange to laypersons. They should be round ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Duration: Duration of symptoms troubling. See ENT Doc ASAP for exam.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Kam
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 36 years experience
Lymphoid aggregates: mall bumps in pharynx are common and normal.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Tonsils: It is quite possible that your tonsils are regrowing thmselves.
A male asked:
Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 31 years experience
Lymph tissue: What you're describing sounds like normal lymphatic tissue - helps fight infection. If you're worried, see an ENT specialist. Hope this helps!

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