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A 35-year-old member asked:

i got about 8 pink bumps on the back of my tongue, how can i get rid of them?

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Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 54 years experience
Taste buds: They are most likely normal or inflamed taste buds that do not require any treatment. See you dentist to have it looked at just to be sure.
Dr. Alan Zweig
Dentistry 45 years experience
You cant: I think you are referring the the circumvalate papillae. They are normal taste buds.

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Last updated Dec 10, 2013

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