A 22-year-old female asked:
White raised lines in cheek for 6 weeks now, red bumps at back of tongue, node under left jaw now sore. could this be oral cancer?, hiv?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dentistry 41 years experience
Oral cancer screen: It is best for you to visit your dentist and get oral cancer screening done. Dentist are a great resource to detect diseases early on!
3.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Pain Management 36 years experience
Normal occurrence: If you are concern about it, even though it is a normal occurrence and normal anatomical structure, you should ask your dentist to evaluate the problem and rule out oral cancer or HIV.
3.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Nov 28, 2017
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.