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Hard Bumps On Tonsil
Semi hard bump on tonsil covering upper post. It fluctuates in size. Diameter stays the same but it will go almost flat then puff back up a little? : (
No tonsil enlargement. No swollen lymph nodes just a small semi hard bump on tonsil skin. Came sudden and hadn't gotten bigger in 2 mos.? So upset: (
Tonsil lesion: Show this to your PCP and if they feel that it warrants further attention they may refer you to an ENT doctor. Good luck. ...Read more
I need to know if eating dairy when you have a tonsillitis infection will cause tonsil stones - hard bumps in tonsil crypts that cause bad breath?
Hard bump behind anterior tonsil arch. Ent said its nothing. Just noticed month ago. Why no biopsy? Did largynscopy. Normal. Shoukd I trust him? : (
Trust:: You must trust your treating physician: there can be no doctor-patient relationship without trust. ...Read more
Scared it's cancer. Semi hard slightly raised bump on tonsil covering. Appeared 6 wk ago. It pains sometimes. Ent says stone. Hadn't gotten bigger. : (?
ENT monitoring is al: Your ENT doctor can easily detect Cancer in the throat, if it was there. So, as long as you are being monitored by your ENT doctor there is little reason to worry unless there is a progressive growth on your tonsil. I would say pay a visit to your ENT once or twice in a year. If it does not get any worse, then you can stop going there. ...Read more
2 months after oral have soft bump on hard pallate, painful. Bumps above tonsil. Have hpv shot. Clear fluid bubbles on gums occasionally. Hoarse voice and itchy throat. Not infection (been tested) jaw pain+ear ache drainage on throat frequently?
Hard, yellowish cyst-like bump on tonsil. Outside is kinda a clear hard covering. Been there for two months. Still same size. What is it? Not stone
Likely benign cyst.
If large may require removal
see ent. ...Read more
Small round hard bump, white underneath flesh on tonsIl. Just appeared one day. Can a ENT biopsy this? Maybe scan? Hasn't got bigger. Scared : (
Tonsillolith: This sounds like it could be a "Tonsillolith" or a "tonsil stone". These are a common and completely benign. You can often see the white top of the "stone" but the base fills a tonsil crypt and can be difficult to remove. You can try irrigating with a waterpik, or gently pushing on the base of the stone with a finger and trying to push it out. ...Read more
What would cause a little bump to suddenly appear on tonsil? Semi hard, whitish colored under mucosa. Perfectly round. Pains sometimes. Don't wantdie
What you are describing sounds like a tonsil stone. They are fairly common and are formed by debris in the mouth and throat that collect in the crypts, (holes), in the tonsils. There are some effective home remedies for tonsil stones but first I suggest seeing your doctor for confirmation. Here is more info;
http://www. Healthguidehq. Com/tonsil-stones. Html ...Read more
Have asymmetric tonsils I can only see 1 tonsil (which has bumps all over it) the 2 tonsil is hard to see I can only see red line (vein) on it.
See an ENT: Asymmetric tonsils may just be that one is infected or enlarged worse than the other. Or it might mean something is growing in it. You should see an ent. ...Read more
I have bumps on my right tonsil and on both I have a blister at the bottom. I am also having a hard time swallowing and it's painful. What is this?
Sore Throat: There are many causes of sore throat, yours sounds like a pharyngitis. Symptoms include pus on the tonsils with redness, fever, swollen lymph nodes in the neck. There may or may not be a cough. It is recommended that you see a doctor to obtain antibiotics if they are needed to avoid complications that may arise. ...Read more
Is it possible to have a mucocele on tonsil covering? Semi hard small bump. Ent says nothing alarming. Would lymphatic tissue cause a bump? Worried: (
Small hard bump covered with flesh but looks white underneath with light. Perfectly round on tonsil. 1 ENT says tonsillectomy the other says stone.?
Time: For a stone you have time and it will probably work its way out. Of not then you can consider tonsillectomy. 3 mo this will be enough to know ...Read more
I have a bump under my right tonsil. Hard to swallow. What is it? How can I get rid of it? I've had it for 4 days. Almost hits my gag reflex.
Abcess: At your age, it's most likely an abcess, or pocket of infection. These are best drained, followed by a course of antibiotics. See your doctor, or go to a med express or similar facility for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Hard bumps that feel like food is stuck in the back of throat. The back of my throat and tonsils have had pus pockets for about 2 years now.
Tonsil stones: These are common collections of trapped food and debris that get caught in the crypts of tonsils. The only permanent cure is to remove your tonsils. ...Read more
I have been getting white rashes and bumps on my tongue for years now. They hurt and they can get hard and blister. Are they tonsil stones on mytongue?
I was sick a week ago with some Sinus stuff, and now I have a white bump/ball on my left tonsil and sores all over my tongue and my hard palate is white and my soft palate is yellow. Any idea what this is?
Infection: See your PCP...you likely need to be on antibiotics. ...Read more
Swollen tonsils & bumps, discolored hard palate (looks bruised) small bumps on back of throat. What could it be?
Sore throat.: Please tell your parents, and go to the doctor for evaluation. I wish you the best! ...Read more
My left tonsil is sore and swollen and I also have a small hard sore bump below my left ear on my jaw. Is it tonsillitis and the bump is a lymphnode?
Several possible: Reasons. In case this is an infection, it would be best to get it checked out in person. ...Read more
I have a medium yellowish bump in the back of my throat. No soreness or anything just kind of hard to swallow. I'm pretty sure it's not tonsil stones.
Bump in throat: I would ask an ear nose throat person to take a look see and if he is worried by it he can snip it out and send for a biopsy. ...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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Hard moving lump inside my mouth on the left side near my salivary glands on the bone. Also very small red bumps near tonsils on one side? 16 year old
See a dentist: If if the lamp lasts longer than one or two weeks, you should be concerned. I would advise you to have the lump examined by a dentist or dental specialist (e.g. pedodontist, oral surgeon), to help you with a diagnosis and treatment, if needed. ...Read more
I have red bumps far back on side of tongue. Pick at it it bled. Irritating neck/throat. Hard lump in tounge and sore tonsils. I'm 16 I've cried cancer!
Be alert!: The bleeding bumps on the side of the tongue can be many things, and so, e of which should be looked at closely.! please see an oral surgeon soon for a thorough history taking and to check it out and if not resolved in couple of weeks, need to have it biopsied, to be safe. Good luck.! ...Read more
Have hard bumps on inside of both cheeks of mouth, hurt bad. They white reddish. Been like this for week. Hurts! What is I that can I do?
Bumps: Could be trauma from your teeth. Since you are on mtx could be from impaired immunity as well. Gargle to keep them clean ; get an OTC cream or spray for local pain control but go see an ENT or oral surgeon ASAP ...Read more
I have had a bump on the inside of my mouth for the past 2 months. It doesn't hurt and it's not hard. It's just annoying. Should I be worried?
This is common: Bumps may form in the mouth from food irritation, especially after eating salty, spicy or sour foods. There can be a mild burn injury from hot foot or drinks or accidental biting. A canker sore, caused by immune or vitamin deficiency, stress, etc is usually painful. I suspect a mucous cyst caused by some salivary gland damage. You can watch and not worry. If larger, painful, ulcerated, see Doc:) ...Read more
I have a bump on the roof of the my mouth that changes size during the day and changes from soft to hard through the day.
Dental consultation: Go to a dentist and if a referral to an oral surgeon is needed, go. ...Read more