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Swollen Dark Vein On Tonsil
White spots on palatine tonsils, painful ear, swollen back of 1/2 my tongue (or lingual tonsil). Red spots on soft palate last week. In pain. What cou?
Swollen tonsils & bumps, discolored hard palate(looks bruised) small bumps on back of throat. What could it be?
Not sure: Some with darker complexions can have areas of pigmentation in the mouth particularly on the gums next to teeth. The old mercury dental amalgams could leave a gray area on the tissue next to the tooth. Melanoma can occur in the mouth but rarely. I suggest you see ENT for evaluation. ...Read more
Lump on neck, lump on back of tongue, white spot on tonsil, red dots on tongue (look like large paepelle), white coating on tongue, ear/throat pain.
Doctor can check: 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 "super sore", recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). Throat infections can occur along with tongue and ear symptoms. ...Read more
Probably not.: Tonsils stones are usually white to yellow in color. Red lump on the tonsil may be secondary to an infection. You should see your physician. ...Read more
Dark purple vein and white spot on the back of my throat does not look like or feel like tonsil stones the white spot size of quarter veins thick?
My right tonsil is swollen no white spots but it looks like a bigger tonsil behind it dark colour neck glands/ear painful can't swallow without pain?
Seek medical care: This may be an infection such as a peritonsilar abscess. This is an infection typically of a unilateral tonsil which presents with one sided throat pain radiating to the ear and there may be swollen glands on the side of the infection. Other possibilities could be neoplastic (cancer). ...Read more
Rash: Review with your MD or send us a picture to help with the diagnosis. They could represent many diagnoses. All the best. ...Read more
Left tonsil swollen, sore throat, right tonsil normal.Left tonsil has 3mm diameter circular lighter flesh color spot on itleft tonsil always bigger than right even when notsick could this be tonsil ca?
Yesterday green lump that looked like large vein appeared on top of foot. Felt bruised. Today it's a small red bump surrounded by green bruise. Dvt?
My mouth has a burning sensation in it, 4 red dots on soft palate, swollen left tonsil, sore throat- had sinus infection. Right tonsil normal, cancer?
No but: It's signs of massive infection in your throat and tonsils as well , you need meds, see a doctor right away.. ...Read more
I have red patch on the tonsils which are little bit swollen, lymph node below left tonsil and lymph nodes on back of tongue. Could it be HPV?
Maybe: HPV involving H&N region is related to the development of a squamous Ca lesion of oral cavity. ACan this area on tonsil be a squamous Ca?. Possibly. Any nodal disease especially below tonsil if significant should be biopsied by surgeon. If not significant at present, observe carefully and any change in 1-2 months re evaluated, especially if cerival nodes appear. ...Read more