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Should I have the polyp on my tongue removed?

Does it bother you?

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Assuming that you have had it evaluated by an ENT doctor and there is not any evidence for cancer then removing should be done only if it bothers you. Many people have benign enlarged papilla or fibromas. If there is anything about the
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Dr. Sandra Eleczko answered:

What could cause sore polyp-like things on your tongue?

Hard to say

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This is something that needs to be seen to be able to tell you what is going on. See a dentist or an oral surgeon for an evaluation.
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sores on the tongue?

Give it two weeks...

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If they are still present after two weeks please see a dentist.....
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Dr. Jason D. Clark answered:

sore lump on tongue?

Dentist

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Any abnormality in your mouth that persists longer that 2 weeks should be examined by a dentist.
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Dr. James D. Bates answered:

Enlarged tongue help?

Enlarged tongue

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The tongue is a very interesting organ. It's really nothing more than a large muscle. It tends to accommodate whatever space it is given. It's size is related to your teeth and your bite. Large tongues are usually caused by a large open bite, where the tongue fills the space between the teeth, or also by having no teeth (edentulous) to contain the tongue. It can be corrected surgically.
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Dry skin on my tongue?

Dry mouth syndrome

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Dry tongue can be part of dry mouth syndrome brought about by medication or other systemic cause.
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Tied tongue procedure?

Clipping

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Frenulectomy or frenuloplasty are the terms used for clipping of a tongue tie. In adults, can be done in the office. in infants, typically do under sedation. Very simple and takes only a few minutes. may use dissolvable stitches depending on doctor preference
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Dr. Gutti J. Rao answered:

What is a hairy tongue?

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Black hairy tongue is caused by elongation of papillae of the tongue, appear fur- like. It is not considered a disease. Good mouth hygiene recommended.
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What's fissured tongue?

Fissured Tongue

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A fissured tongue is a benign condition characterized by deep grooves or fissures in the dorsum (top) part of the tongue. Although these grooves may look unsightly, this condition is almost always painless and benign.
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ulcer on tongue lumps ?

Get examined

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There could be multiple reasons but most ominous one would be cancer.So see your PCP
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