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Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
51 years experience Dentistry
Bumps on tongue: We can't diagnose this without a visual examination. If the bumps and/or the soreness does not resolve itself in 7-10 days, call your dentist or an o ... Read More

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Shvartsman
25 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Clean: Try a tongue scraper to improve. The health of your tongue is important.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
34 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Heal on their own: You need to give them time to heal in their own, usually in 3-5 days. To help your tongue feel better while they heal: avoid hot and spicy foods, dri ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ratna Dhingra
44 years experience Pediatrics
Prob herpes: these may be herpes type a--there is an oral prescription your doctor can prescribe for you.try daily yogurt with probacteria too--may help.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Devin
47 years experience Dentistry
Sore Tongue bumps: A chronic reappearance of tongue sores suggests a food allergy. Nuts /spices/ dairy are some of the culprits. See your DDS first to rule out dentistry ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Sunwoo
15 years experience 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 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Bumps on tongue: The lining (mucosa) of the pharynx is thrown into a series of folds by lymphoid & muscular tissue. The base of the tongue (where your question points) ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Gordon
43 years experience Dentistry
Could be normal: Without actually seeing your tongue, we cannot determine what you see and if it is abnormal. It is best to see your dentist who can see if it is a pr ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Zweig
45 years experience Dentistry
You have taste buds: Normal, small bumps on your tongue are called papillae and are your taste buds.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes: Yes, but if not symmetrical, or changing in size or appearance, or with symptoms, see your dentist or oral surgeon for exam/advice.

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