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tonsil stones on tongue
A 17-year-old female asked:
53 years experience Dentistry
Yellowish bump: This would need to be personally examined to determine what it is and whether or not it requires treatment. It's not a good idea to venture diagnostic ... Read More
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
No: No. Tonsil stones do not occur on the tongue. It might be related (abrasion from instrument) to the tooth extraction. If not resolved in a week or so, ... Read More
52 years experience Orthodontics
Yellowish bump: Not much to go on. No, tonsil stones are specific to the tonsils. If "bump" does not resolve in 10-14 days, have it examined by your Dentist or, pre ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
56 years experience Endocrinology
Tonsil stones: see you ent about taking out tonsils.
A 38-year-old member asked:
18 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Possible, not likely: You would need a pretty dextrous tongue to feel tonsiliths (tonsil stones). Typically the stones are whitish to yellowish in color with a foul odor. ... Read More
36 years experience Dentistry
Bad smell: No you can't it's hard , and not possible , .
A 21-year-old female asked:
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Normal variant : It’s normal for some people to be able to see their epiglottis when you stick out your tongue
A female asked:
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Well: This can be stones infection yeast overgrowth or hairy tongue syndrome. Recommend Healthtap visit with photographs or in person exam by primary care d ... Read More
A member asked:
22 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tonsil : Tonsil stones form when debris builds up in the tonsillar crypts ("craters") or in a pocket that sits above some tonsils. Rarely would someone need t ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
20 years experience Internal Medicine
ENT: Unfortunately if you cannot see with tongue depressor anything unusual, then the only next step that will help would be to have an exam by an ear nose ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
24 years experience Psychiatry
Question cut off: Please resubmit with actual question for info being sought. Thanx.
A 44-year-old female asked:
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
ENT: These problems may not be related but with the tongue issue and tonsil stones, an ENT doctor would be a start.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tonsil stones: These are not stones, but rather collections of tonsil crypt epithelial debris, secretions, bacteria. You can try to gargle them out with dilute salt ... Read More
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