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A 35-year-old member asked:

big bumps on my toung near throat, help?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kenneth Van Stralen
Dentistry 37 years experience
See your physician. : Your symptoms may be caused by many different things. You will need a clinical examination in order to receive a diagnosis.
Dr. Russell Chin
Dentistry 45 years experience
Could be something as simple as your tongue anatomy or something more comples. I agree that you need to see a physician or oral surgeon.
Sep 14, 2013

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