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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
See a doctor: A nurse practitioner may be ok, but once you have been treated unsuccessfully you must question both the diagnosis and the source of treatment. Go an ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
See a dentist: We can't diagnose these types of things over the internet, sight unseen. Please see your own dentist for an accurate diagnosis. They may or may not b ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Hanging taste buds: Your choice of words do not describe any tongue malformation in my lexicon. Please seek examination by your General Dentist. If there is an abnormalit ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Janet Roberto
36 years experience Family Medicine
Sore throat and red: It depends on other symptoms? Fever, Pain, just redness alone is not a concern
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Politzer
19 years experience Family Medicine
Taste buds: If you are feeling bumps on your tongue that are sore to touch, these are likely inflamed taste buds. That can happen when you have a throat infectio ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Epstein
24 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Diet? medications?: if you are eating certain things this can cause what your are experiencing. I would start by trying to cut out any spicy foods and get a tongue scrape ... Read More
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A member 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 poin ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
See your doctor: Unexplained red or white areas, sores, or bumps on the tongue especially if painless and dry mouth may be signs of pathology and should be examined by ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: More likely from a viral infection.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
Taste buds: They are most likely your taste buds or circumvallate papillae. There are only about 10 to 14 of these papillae on most people, and they are present a ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Yeast not herpes: Yeast infections in the mouth, called thrush, do not present like herpes. Hopefully your doc can tell the difference. Herpes hurts very badly and the ... Read More
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