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Bumps Under Tongue Normal
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Possibly: they may simply be taste buds have your physician look at your tongue. ...Read more
Small bumps: Yes it can be normal but without more information and evaluation it is impossible to tell if it normal for you. There are many salivary glands in the lips, cheeks, under the tongue and if you rub your tongue along those areas you will feel the bumps that are those salivary glands, but if the bumps are something you never noticed before you should have them evaluated to be sure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When i stick out my tongue was far as i can I have two raised bumps on each side at the back. Is this normal?
Probably normal: There are numerous larger bumps on the back and sides of tongue. These papillae have various functions like you taste buds. I would be more concerned about white growths on the side of your tongue since it is the most common site for cancer in your mouth. You may want to google tongue anatomy to compare your findings. You may have your dentist examine the tongue, too. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many weeks ago I noticed a small bump on the left side of my tongue tie, it isn't a strange colour its painless and it moves with my tie. is it normal?
Not normal: No. Not normal, but it may not be a problem. Best solution is to see an oral surgeon who can examine you and discuss options. ...Read more
I saw a quick glimpse of a few bumps on the back of my tongue. They were of varying sizes and not in a row but a group. Is this normal or Herpes?
Not herpes: The location suggests circumvallate papillae, but as you seem to know, those usually are in a row across the back of the tongue. For sure not herpes unless they turn into open sores within a day and very painful. My guess is nothing is abnormal, but see your doctor or dentist if you remain concerned. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Under my tongue I have a bump that is swelled red and hurts! It's normally a bump but it's big and red and swelled. I don't know the medical term ?
When I stretch my tongue out on the underside of it there is a yellow bump that appears but when my tongue is relaxed it goes away. Is this normal?
Noticed small discoloration on the L side of tongue (darker like a burn, not black). and 1 small bump normal color on each side l/r on back of tongue?
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Is it normal to have little pink bumps at the bottom of the palataglossal arch wher it joins the tongue?
I am careless in cleaning tongue. Now few days before i noticed white coating with red small taste buds like bumps back of tongue. Is it normal?
Normal...: Normal tongue anatomy... In regards to the whitish areas... Your tongue can trap plaque on the surface in the hairlike projections of the papilla... Especially during colds... Advise the use of a tongue scraper to remove plaque and the associated excess bacteria... ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Bumps tongue: the tongue is made up of tiny little bumps that get bigger toward the back of the tongue and may get larger with illness. ...Read more