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i have a bump on my tongue and its painful

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
50 years experience Dentistry
Bump on tongue: Impossible to say without an examination and dental history. You should have this seen by your dentist, especially if you have had it for 10 days or l ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Bite carefully: Next time (my bad!). Get reassurance from ur dr or dentist that it's a benign condition from repetitive trauma and nothing serious.Take care!
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Armstrong
22 years experience Podiatry
Swollen tongue: More than likely its a swollen taste bud from a food you ate. They usually go away after a day or 2. Keep an eye on it. If gets worse, go see an oral ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Try over the counter: Orabase or orajel cream . If it worsens , let him see his pediatrician. God bless you!
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A 84-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Satloff
39 years experience Pain Management
Don't know: I don't know, so get checked by dentist for the presence of some toxin, pathogen, or allergen as the cause of the white tongue bump
A female asked:
Dr. Seth Black
43 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Needs evaluation: bumps can be normal anatomy, allergic or die to abnormal growths. See an oral surgeon for proper diagnosis and management.
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A female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Seek advice : This slump needs clarification. Especially since you notice hurts. See your ENT Ear, nose and throat physician or dermatologist to clarify
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brett Noorda
24 years experience Dentistry
Many Possibilities: They could be swollen taste buds, blisters, cancer, trauma from biting your tongue, cysts ... The point being there are many possibilities. The only ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
34 years experience Pediatrics
Thrush: It sounds possible that this can be thrush. Please have it evaluated and treated with anti fungals most likely.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kari Sakurai
31 years experience Dentistry
See your doctor: Your physician can diagnose the problem and give you the proper treatment.

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