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A 19-year-old female asked:

I had my snake eyes tongue piercing for a while now but i have suddenly developed a hard white small skin like bump on one end of my piercing. i called my piercer and they said to just use a saltwater solution but it has been 3 weeks now?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Harold Mandel
General Practice 39 years experience
You may have an infection which needs antibiotic treatment. Please go to a medical clinic as soon as possible for proper evaluation & treatment. I wish you well with your health!
Last updated Jul 19, 2021

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