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I have a hard lump behind my uvula what is it? Could it be related to my decaying wisdom tooth that might be infected?
Variety of things: The uvula may be enlarged from inflammation, infection, or it may be congenital. If the symptoms of snoring or sleep disorder are present, you may want to get a sleep study to make sure that your oxygen saturation at time of sleep is within normal limits. If you are totally asymptomatic, do nothing. ...Read more
People are ok: without uvulas.Get a more detailed answer ›