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skin tags on top of tongue

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Incomplete statement: Your question did not come through in its entirety, you may wish to restate. Getting your tongue pierced, three times, is probably not the smartest th ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
19 years experience Dermatology
Trauma: What you are describing is a fibro-epithelial polyp. These are thought to be caused by minor trauma from cheek or lip biting. People of varying ages ... Read More
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Dr. Ron E. Bell
45 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
May be normal: Normal anatomy of the tongue may have tags of different sizes. Food, smoking, dipping, tongue splinting are possibly sources even cancer. See a den ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Zimmerman
38 years experience Cosmetic Surgery
Sometimes....: The front surface of the tongue has many small taste buds that give it the berber carpet/cobble-stone look. There are a bunch of larger taste nodes (c ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Devin
47 years experience Dentistry
Tongue Tissue Tags: Tissue tags are common on the tongue. Scalloping of the border of the tongue often matches the grooves between the teeth. Unless there is trauma durin ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
18 years experience Family Medicine
Skin tags: these could your taste buds on the back of your tongue. best to see your physician to check for sure
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
Probably just: Probably just normal anatomy or a variation of normal. See a dentist just to be sure.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Tongue: They are the normal openings of the saliva gland ducts called papilla
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Mendro
16 years experience Periodontics
Yes: There are many lumps and bumps that can grow on the inside of your mouth. Many are very similar to those that can grow on your skin and other parts o ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
Fibromas: Inside mouth. Benign. See oral surgeon or dermatologist.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Young Jr
41 years experience Dermatology
Mouth lesions: Skin tags are outpourings of skin. They do not occur in the mouth. White patches in mouth can be canker sores or aphthous stomatitis. Not caused by H ... Read More

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