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Hard Lump In Tonsil
Dr noticed have a 3mm hard lump where my tonsils use to be. Been there over 10 years with no pain or change in size. Dentist or ENT never mention it
Not uncommon: This is likely the remnant of your tonsil. If it has been present for over 10 years and causing no problem, let it be. ...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
I don't know why my tonsils are red swollen and inflamed. No sore throat. A hard lump is present on one tonsil. My doctor says its nothing but he didn't look properly. Noticed 4-5 weeks ago. I'm worried?
4weeks ago I removed the tonsils, feel I have problems with speech, have a lump in my trouth and hard to swollow food. I'm really afraid. Is this normal?
I have a swollen tonsil and my jaw hurts on one side, also on the inside of my cheek there's a hard lump. All on one side. What could it be?
Infection?: Wisdom tooth Let your dentist take a look. ...Read more
I have a lump on my left tonsil no pain makese snore loins and I suffer with very dry mouth the lump is very hard?
Perhaps a: Tonsolith. Have your dentist check it out for you. ...Read more
ENT said tonsil cyst formed by tonsil stone with skin grown over. Just looked in mouth-no tests No symptoms lump hard, non moveable- second opinion?
I have a lump in my throat and It hurts when I swallow it's been going on for years I even had my tonsils out and It's hard for me to talk?
Get it checked: There are conditions where a remanant thyroglossal cyst is retained and may be causing the problem. It needs further evaluation with testing by a doctor. Please go see your doc. ...Read more
Hello doc! I have little pain in left side throat. Had consulted GP. He said tonsil were swollen. I'm feeling hard lump near hyoid bone. Am scared : (?
Relax: Its probably a lymph node, and should go down when the infection goes away. Follow with your doctor. ...Read more
White coating on tounge red sore on tongue near tonsil neck pain and hard lump on gum under and jaw pain any ideas?
See dentist: The white coating on the tongue could be a sign of an underlying illness that had been ongoing. The red sore and the bump on the gum are of concern. Consultation with the dentist is very important. Together with your physician the overall reasons for this occurrence can be determined treated and improved by them. Please get seen as soon as you can. ...Read more
See a doctor: You should see a doctor right away. ...Read more
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
Torus Palatinus: A bony outgrowth of the palatine bone. Usually bilateral. Sometimes asymmetrical. ...Read more
I just notice that I have two hard lumps on the floor of my mouth one on each side what can this be?
It could just be: Benign cysts or salivary glands. Still see your dr for reassurance. Take care! ...Read more
I have two small hard lumps on the inside of my mouth on the wall of my right front mouth should I get it checked?
Yes: It is a common variation of have a platal torus. Most are a normal variation and do not require any intervention. If a patient needs a full upper denture then the torus may need to me removed. If it intefers with speech or swallowing then it may need to be removed. ...Read more
Exam needed: Impossible to say what it might be without seeing it. Get a medical exam. ...Read more
See a doctor: A doctor will need to examine you to determine what the lumps may. Depending on the lumps you may ned a biopsy. ...Read more
Have a lump where tongue connects to mouth. Very little pain kind of hard! Gets small but grows back, what could it be..
My friend who is 19 has had hard small lumps what he can move in he's mouth for 5 years docs says there's 4 cysts but won't remove them? Why?
Cysts in mouth: These can be benign and don't always need to be removed. If they are painful or enlarge, they should be rechecked. Good luck! ...Read more
Anatomy: Nothing. It is most likely nothing. The roof of our mouths is tissue that lines the inside of your skull. Almost all touching of the roof of your mouth should be hard with some ridges. ...Read more
What are the chances of a lump on the hard palate of my mouth cancerous? It feels hard and is painless.
Have a lump under my tongue on right side where tongue connectes to mouth... Very little pain feels kind of hard. What could it be...
Lots: Lots of possibilities including a Torus (extra bone growth), blocked salivary duct, lesion, neoplasm. Please see your General Dentist or an Oral Surgeon for examination, diagnosis, and treatment choices. ...Read more
I noticed a small, hard painless lump, probably about 1-2 cm in diameter on the floor of my mouth. No discoloration or other lumps on head or neck.
Lump: May be anything from a blocked salivary duct to an area of minor wound healing to a benign or malignant lesion. Swelling should be examined and evaluated. Please call your Dentist. ...Read more
Lots of things: Therefore, you need to be seen by your own dentist who can determine the cause of that hard painful lump and then suggest appropriate treatment if necessary. Merely giving you a list of possibilities is not helpful in any way. ...Read more
No, Suspicious Lump: I would advise you to have the lump examined by any dentist or dental specialist (e.g. oral surgeon, OFP), to help you with a diagnosis and treatment, if needed. ...Read more