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I have a lump in my cheek near my upper molars. Hasnt gone away after 5 days. Then i realzed a lump inside tongue. Its inside the tongue.? Causes?Im16

I have a lump in my cheek near my upper molars. Hasnt gone away after 5 days. Then i realzed a lump inside tongue. Its inside the tongue.? Causes?Im16

Ask an oral surgeon: The lumps may be unrelated to each other which is why you may be so concerned. Contact an oral surgeon to make a diagnosis. Otherwise there would be too much speculation on this question. ...Read more

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Hello, i got my wisdom teeth and i'm wondering, I have a lump in my cheek on my jaw line that tender to the touch? What is this? Is it infected?

Hello, i got my wisdom teeth  and i'm wondering, I have a lump in my cheek on my jaw line that tender to the touch? What is this? Is it infected?

A few things: It may be an infection. Please see the dentist that remove the tooth. It could also be an enlarged lymph node or a hematoma. A hematoma is a blood collection pocket that resolve on its own. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my cheek from getting hit. Will it go away?

I have a lump on my cheek from getting hit. Will it go away?

It should: But it may take a while. If the swelling is severe, getting larger, painful or red then see your doctor. If not, gentle massage 2x/day may help. If still present after 3-4 weeks mention it to your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a small lump in my cheek that i can move when i touch it its on my left bottom jaw line i noticed it this afternoo, and i don't know what it is?

Evaluation needed: I can't tell you what it is. It will take an exam to determine this. But lumps and bumps are common. Do you have pain? How long has it been there? How large is it? Is it growing? If you are concerned , have pain, or it does not go away then talk to your parents about scheduling an evaluation with your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a bony lump in my cheek after having lower wisdom tooth extraction. It's not bothering me but what is this and is it serious?

I have a bony lump in my cheek after having lower wisdom tooth extraction. It's not bothering me but what is this and is it serious?

Not to Worry: Depending on when your surgery was, a cellulitis is a firm swelling in soft tissue and can be a prelim to abcess (infection) . If the ext. was a while ago a lump like you're talking about can just be left over from the incision and flap made to get to the wisdom tooth and generally will resolve on its own. Never hurts to have the surgeon take a peek just to ease your mind! Cellulitis hurts usually ...Read more

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I am a 20 year old male and I have a brown lump inside my cheek aswell as a pus like smaller lump on top of it I am very worried.

Have a check by Doc: Over the computer it is tough to say what this may be. Best to have a health care provider (preferred dermatologist-skin specialist) look at it and get the proper diagnosis and treatment to alleviate your stress once and for all. Best wishes. ...Read more