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Painless white under tongue

A 9-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jayang Vora
48 years experience Dentistry
Contavt your dentist: Without knowing how long that white lesion is present on your tongue. If it is present for more then 2 weeks i would consult dentist. Good luck.
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
White "spur": Size, duration, texture, etc. No way to tell without a one-on-one evaluation. If it has been present 2 weeks or longer important that your see a Den ... Read More

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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Need oral surgeon: Could be a cyst or tumor- i stongly advise oral surgicial evaluation.
A 9-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds like: a MUCOCOEE... tiny mucous filled "pocket" , common on tongue, lips etc. Suggest you consult her Dentist for confirmation. hope this is helpful! Dr ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Meng Syn
Dr. Meng Syn answered
38 years experience Dentistry
Salivary glands: That area is dense in salivary glands, it may be an occluded salivary gland. Sometimes they go away by themselves. Have your dentist take a look ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
I do not know: a guess would be an apthous ulcer like lesion or cyst, but an exam is needed to diagnose it for sure.
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sal Aragona
41 years experience Dentistry
A number of things: This could be a number of possibilities that would be too numerous to disclose in this format. Please see your dentist.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe/maybe not: White coated tongue is a very non-specific finding. There are more specific physical findings suggestive of dehydration, e.g., weight loss of more th ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
38 years experience Addiction Medicine
Possibly: they may simply be taste buds have your physician look at your tongue.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Thrush! a yeast: Infesction caused by candida albicans.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
Needs to be seen: We can't see anything either and therefore can't give you advice over the internet other than to recommend that you see a dentist to see what it is an ... Read More

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