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Red Bruise In Back Of Throat
Pharyngitis: Pharyngitis is inflammation of your pharynx or back of your mouth/throat. It can be caused by infections, both viral (most commonly) and bacterial (like strep). If you have visible pus on your tonsils, swollen glands & fever, but no cough, go see your family doc who can decide if you need more testing or just antibiotics. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bruise Or Contusion (Definition)
Bruises, or ecchymoses, are discolorations and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the surrounding tissues. A serious disease called pupura presents as a cluster of small bruises called petachia. Petachia often appears as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could indicate a problem. ...Read more
Throat infection: May be the start of a throat infection - pharyngitis. Gargle with warm salt water. Drink plenty of water and rest. If not too serious should pass in a few days. Even mild cases of strep throat can self heal without antibiotics. If symptoms worsen or you are very concerned see your MD for an exam. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pharyngitis ...Read more
At your tonsils?: Hard white or yellow concretions in the tonsils are usually tonsilloliths or tonsil stones. Harmless although they can cause a foreign body sensation and contribute to halitosis. Exudate on the tonsils or throat may be an indication of tonsil infection (viral or bacterial). See a doc for thorough exam. ...Read more
Is it normal with a viral infection in throat to get red and white little bumps in the front of the tongue ? And red veiny line in back of throat .
Yes: The tongue is filled with tiny pockets of immunity producing tissue. Bumps indicate the little factories are at work producing virus killing antibodies. The body will try to increase blood flow to the area to help deliver more of them to infected area. Gargle and spit out warm salt water to ease the swelling. Viral infections should pass within a week. Antibiotics won't help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dr. can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). A couple days of throat lozenges can help decrease throat pain. ...Read more
Small reddish bump on right of pharynx wall at the back of throat.Slight irritation in throat.Six months smoker. Cancer?
Tiny white dots on the back wall of my throat. what is this? back wall also has red/white bumps. painless, feeling of something in throat comes&goes.
White dots on throat: This needs to be seen clinically and visually for a diagnosis. Make an appointment to see your medical doctor or an ENT specialist. ...Read more
Unlikely: You need to get a physician to examine your throat before you can be certain as to what these lesions are. Cancer in the throat, if present will cause a growth, or a tumor or an ulcer which does not heal for more than 4 weeks. It does not look like you have anything like that!. So you could watch it for a few weks to se if it resolves or go see your doctor if you are still concerned. ...Read more
I've found white bumps in v shape in back of my tongue but now it turned red I also have burning sensation in throat and pain in submandibular glands?
Sore Throat: These symptoms would be concerning for an infection. I recommend you seek care from a physician. ...Read more
My tongue is red in middle, and white on side also white creamy in back with raised bumps in back of tongue is it HIV related and soar throat no fever?
Tongue changes: Hello. The tongue can undergo altered appearances from multiple causes. These conditions vary from dehydration, vitamin deficiencies to varying types of infections. The best advice is to make sure you are drinking enough water and to see your doctor for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
It very well may be : strep as white exudate in the throat is a sign . Your doctor should perform a rapid strep test to confirm ...Read more
Right side of throat is red and tonsil is inflamed, pain, and strange little reddish bumps in back of throat, yellow tongue and pallet. What is this?
The back of my throat behind my tonsils have small whitish yellow bumps and my tonsils and back of mouth have small red veins everywhere. Concerns?
Difficult to tell: by only reading the description. Best to have exam by your physician, especially if you are experiencing symptoms (e.g., throat pain, fever, chills, pain with swallowing, etc.) to determine what the small bumps in the back of your mouth are and to evaluate the small red veins. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Small flesh coloured bumps at the back of my throat and what looks like some swollen taste buds at the back of my throat?
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