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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Henning
49 years experience Anesthesiology
Location: Of the wart (lesion) and the potential for discomfort and bleeding are factors surgeons consider carefully before recommending one form of anesthesia ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Sauchelli
37 years experience Dentistry
Local anesthesia: If it is a small "wart" you may have local anesthesia ( a shot of lidocaine), maybe some nitrous oxide, that should do it.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Santiago Roldan
19 years experience Dentistry
Biopsy: Real warts are viral growth with in your skin. Virus could have been introduced due to a trauma, accidentally or by the habit of biting your tongue. ... Read More
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Dr. Joel Doyon
35 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
See a dentist: It might not be a wart. I would recommend you see your dentist to get a referral to an oral surgeon to have it removed and biopsied, then accurate di ... Read More
Dr. J. Richard Shih
27 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Papilloma: According to your description 'wart in my tongue', it is very likely an pale overgrow tissue with a stem grown on back of tongue? A 'papilloma' is a r ... Read More
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Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
Warts/papillae : You maybe needlessly alarmed;have a medical professional look at them
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Oral surgeon: You may ask your dentist to recommend an oral surgeon.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Irving Harper
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Don't freak out: Most likely temporary malady. Might be canker sores, very common , source not known, worse during period of stress. Could be one or more of your taste ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dell Goodrick
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HPV: Warts on the tongue are caused by human papillomavirus (hpv) and should be treated right away. They can appear singly or in clusters and are usually s ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Examine: There are several possibilities, but the best thing to do is to have your dentist examine this or your family doctor and go from there. Without seeing ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Mamelak
20 years experience Dermatology
Wart under tongue: What you are describing does not sound like a wart. Warts can occur in the mouth and under the tongue but they are not usually hard and cannot usually ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. K Bigelow
Dr. K Bigelow answered
35 years experience Dentistry
An Oral Surgeon: A certified oral surgeon can gel you with the removal of tongue warts.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
28 years experience Pathology
ENT or oral surgeon: Either an ENT doc (ear/nose/thoat doc also sometimes called otorhinolaryngologist) or an oral surgeon would be good people to visit to have warts remo ... Read More

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