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have red bump, sore throat occasionally, enlarge papillae left of the tongue with burning sensation occasionally for last one month. any thing serious?

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Dr. Natalie Geary
29 years experience Pediatrics
Sore throat: I urge you to see a doctor given that you chew tobacco. It is a risk factor for throat cancer. Please seek medical care
Answered on Jan 23, 2016

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