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A 25-year-old female asked about a 25-year-old female:

There's something white on my tongue, like a wart, tuber or a white pimple. is it a sign of cancer?

2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Arthur Heller
Gastroenterology 44 years experience
Can't tell here: White abnormalities ( not just taste buds) should be seen by a dentist or md (perhaps ear, nose, throat doc). Cancer unlikeky at your age. Get examined.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 41 years experience
Not sure...: These types of lesions should be physically examined and removed if deemed suspicious. Please consult with a local oral surgeon for further guidance.

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