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Lump Behind Uvula
Swollen lump behind my uvula. some white on it. when i tilt my head it moves but normally its slightly to the left. glob kind of look to it.
Lump: Please see an ENT specialistGet a more detailed answer ›
I have hard lump behind my uvula what is it? Could it be related to my wisdom tooth which is decaying?
I have a hard lump behind my uvula what is it? Could it be related to my decaying wisdom tooth that might be infected?
Dr saw red lump behind the uvula of 9 yr old son.Dr thought it was mucuscele but not shure Went to throat Dr ran test but had no clue. MRI in 10 days ?
Need more info: Sometimes it takes time to make an accurate diagnosis. I would stay with the ENT physician until he/she does more appropriate tests. Have patience. ...Read more
Have lump in my throat behind uvula, flesh color slightly reddish, painless, for about 5 weeks now, no hoarseness or trouble swallowing. Is it cancer?
Possibly: A number of lesions can develop behind the uvula which is the tag of flesh hanging down from the posterior soft palate. The lesions there can represent a minor salivary gland tumor in the posterior oropharynx, lymphoid tissue that has hypertrophied or even a squamous cell lesion. If it does not disappear it should then be biopsied. To resect if necessary requires transhyoid pharyngotomy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Mouth is continually getting dry and I have several ulcers and on palete too and a redish lump on tongue. Also feels like running nose behind uvula...
I have a cherry red lump that has formed in my throat. It is right behind the uvula to the left. It is a bit sore. Is it cancer? Im 18 and dont smoke.
Pharynx: It could be a swollen tonsil or perhaps a cyst but either way you should have someone look at it in the next few days, ...Read more
Ive got a lump on my right uvula its been inflamed and swollen for past 6 months and lumps been there for past 3 months?
R side of uvula: Assuming you mean the right side of the uvula (which we all heave 1 of hanging in the back of our throats), then a mass/lump for over 3 months with 6 months of associated swelling and inflammation needs to be evaluated and treated to assure it is not something serious. Good luck. ...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?
Had a painless lump above tonsil next to uvula. Round, 7mm diameter. Been there for 3 months no size or shape changes. What is it? Scared of cancer.
Lump in throat: A lump in the throat could be benign or malignant. If you are a smoker current or former, then it is essential to rule out malignant lumps. Benign lumps could be due to a saliva cyst, benign minor salivary tumor, or accessory lymphoid tissue. I would recommend any lump to be evaluated by an ENT specialist for treatment which may include a biopsy. ...Read more