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My 17 teen y/o symptoms: less bm upper left soft abdominal lump constipation white tongue/mild coated tongue heart palpitations slightly bloated !?

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

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What causes lump inside tongue?

ENT or Oral surgeon: You should get your tongue looked out by an ear, nose and throat physician or by an oral surgeon. ...Read more

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What is a pink lump on my tongue?

Anything possible: See an ENT specialist or an experienced oral surgeon. It needs to be seen. It's hard tu guess. ...Read more

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What can I do for a hard lump in tongue?

What can I do for a hard lump in tongue?

See your dentist: Take lumps and bumps in your mouth seriously and get them diagnosed and treated. ...Read more

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Feels like a lump on the back part of my tongue?

See a ENT: The sensation of a bump in the back of tongue may just be swelling due to acid reflux, but it is also possible there is a tumor below the surface of the tongue that you can't yet see. Especially if you are a smoker or drinker you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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Does everyone have little lumps in the back of their tongue?

Tongue bumps: These bumps are most likely circumvallate papillae which are normal structures on the tongue. They have some function in taste and saliva is released from the base of them. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have red lumps on the back of your tongue?

What does it mean if you have red lumps on the back of your tongue?

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 more

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