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Causes Of Painful Lump On Tonsil
Lymph Node: A lot of poss answers to this & a lot depends on the characteristics it. There are a lot of areas of lymph nodes in the body (see pic) including in the "submandibular" space below the chin. This could be from your body fighting a viral or bacterial infection-which may need tx. If viral it will likely go away by itself. Could also be an abscess or other prob. If stays, red, warm, fever get checked ...Read more
Symptoms:Swollen, whitish and slightly painful behind lipsRed painful dots on tonguePainful clusters on sides of tongueRed spots at back of throat?
Virus: What you describe sounds like a viral infection. The most likely infection would be Herpes Simplex. An allergic reaction to medication or food could do this as well with citrus fruits being the likely culprit in the food category. You should see a doctor ASAP and get this problem diagnosed and treated.. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can infection cause red bumps back side of tongue by molars also hard lump inside tongue sore throat and neck irritation. Im 16 and worried of cancer!
Yellowish bump on side of tongue,white bumps on tip of tongue,very painful and some what large bumps on the inside of left cheek and my jaw feels sore?
Tongue: Exam by dentist should resolve your issues. ...Read more
Feeling something stuck on back of tongue. Feels like theres something on back of my uvula. Small lumps on side of tongue also. White spot near tonsil?
Swollen tonsils & bumps, discolored hard palate(looks bruised) small bumps on back of throat. What could it be?
Taste buds or ?: Could be sore or inflamed taste buds, bacterial or viral infection or something else. Depending upon how sore, other symptoms, and\or how curious as to the cause, see pcp, ENT or dentist. No one can render an accurate diagnosis over the internet, especially sight unseen. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Doctor can evaluate: A primary care doctor, an ENT doctor, or a dentist can look to see what a bump on the palate might be. If it is a small, soft, temporary sore bump, that could be due to trauma, a virus, or a canker sore. Any other bump should be checked to see if it is a mucocele (cyst with mucus/saliva inside), a wart (caused by some strain of hpv), or more rarely, some sort of oral tumor. ...Read more
Swollen tonsils & bumps, discolored hard palate(bruise like), bumps in back of throat. No pain or discomfort. What could it be?
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Few Red Bump on Tongue, Burning & sore throat sometimes, burning/pain in bump causes ear pain. any thing serious any sign of cancer.
I have red patch on the tonsils which are little bit swollen, lymph node below left tonsil and lymph nodes on back of tongue. Could it be HPV?
Maybe: HPV involving H&N region is related to the development of a squamous Ca lesion of oral cavity. ACan this area on tonsil be a squamous Ca?. Possibly. Any nodal disease especially below tonsil if significant should be biopsied by surgeon. If not significant at present, observe carefully and any change in 1-2 months re evaluated, especially if cerival nodes appear. ...Read more
Tingling developed under left side of tongue, red bump with white tip on web of tongue, swollen neck on left side, bumps on bottom of tongue, pain. ?
Vestibulitis: The most common cause of a painful red lump on the inside of the nose is vestibulitis, which is an infection of the hair follicles of the inside skin of the nose where the hairs grow. The treatment is oral antibiotics, an antibiotic cream and careful cleaning. This should be examined by an ENT doctor. ...Read more
Sore tongue 1 week
Right side only No blisters, swelling or lumps
Dentist could not feel anything on exam Cluster of tiny red spots on side withpain?
Painless red/fleshy pea-sized lump on Rh side of throat where tonsil should be. Tonsils removed age 8. Throbbing sensation in neck in lymph area?
A Few Possibilities: Even with removal of tonsils there can be residual portions of the tonsil left behind that respond to allergies and infection with swelling. It could also be what we call an anterior cervical chain lymph node. Most of the time swollen tonsils and lymph nodes indicate an inflammatory process somewhere in the head and neck. If it's not better by now, you need to see a healthcare professional. ...Read more
If it's not painful : Watch it and see if it is improving . Of not is getting better you willbw fine. If is not getting better see your dentist or endodontist for an evaluation ...Read more
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