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Soft Lump On The Tongue
I have had a soft lump under my tongue its been there for some what of a possible 1-2 months should I be worried? Because i am.
16 y/o. Soft lump in tip of tongue for 6 years, no pain or swelling. Doctor doesn't know what it is, kinda worried but I don't know what it is. Ideas?
My 17 teen y/o symptoms: less bm upper left soft abdominal lump constipation white tongue/mild coated tongue heart palpitations slightly bloated !?
Needs to be seen: Nobody here can do a thing with this mix of symptoms / signs. Plenty of teens are constipated -- most often it's from not drinking enough water. Plenty of teens have crud on their tongues -- dental floss may be all that's needed to remove it, and it usually means nothing. A majority of teens have some palpitations. If junior has an abdominal mass, a physician needs to evaluate it. ...Read more
Tongue bumps: Your tongue has 4 different types of surfaces. The very back of your tongue is covered with a mushroom shaped surface that is more pronounced than the front, sides, or underneath surfaces. Fungi form papilla cover the back section and can trap food underneath the edges. This leads to potential irritation and bad breath. A tongue scraper will remove the irritants; a conservative first step. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers