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What is the Swollen under tongue soft squishy lump I have?

What is the Swollen under tongue soft squishy lump I have?

Swelling?: Probably swelling if you had trauma or bit your tongue during your sleep. It could also be a mucocele which is a sac full of mucous that may need drainage and/or steroid injection to help prevent recurrence. If it's not painful or severe symptoms ok to give it a couple days to see if resolving. If not, or getting worse, or has been there a while get it checked out this week by your doctor. ...Read more

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At first, i had a fairly large lump under my tongue, on the left side. Now everything under my tongue is swollen. What could it be?

At first, i had a fairly large lump under my tongue, on the left side. Now everything under my tongue is swollen. What could it be?

See a dentist ASAP: I would have it evaluated by your dentist or primary care physician. A minor infection on the tongue, tooth abscess or a swollen salivary gland is not uncommon and can cause pain and irritation. The proper diagnosis is the key to a successful treatment. See your dentist for evaluation, diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Ive noticed a lump inside the middle of my tongue , a few taste buds look swollen just above it. its been there around 5 weeks now?

Lump on tongue: This is impossible to answer with a clinical examination and additional information. That being said, any lesion or swelling that has been present in or around your mouth for longer than 7-10 days needs to be examined. Call your dentist or an oral surgeon for an examination appointment. ...Read more

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To day I have found a solid lump to the center left of my tongue and it really hurts its also swollen?

To day I have found a solid lump to the center left of my tongue and it really hurts its also swollen?

See DDS asap!: Pain and swelling are two good reasons to have it looked at right away! see a dentist asap for a diagnosis and appropriate treatment. If you have an infection, especially in or around your tongue, it can become serious, even life threatening very quickly. ...Read more

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Just had a cold with swollen tonsils for 10 days and I woke up 3 days ago with a sore lump inside my tongue towards the front. What could this be?

Just had a cold with swollen tonsils for 10 days and I woke up 3 days ago with a sore lump inside my tongue towards the front. What could this be?

See a doctor: Without an exam would only be guessing. Might be an abscess, enlarged node, early ulcer and so on and so on. Go and be seen and professionally diagnosed. ...Read more

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Pea size Hard lump on floor of mouth Can't see it, but can feel it with tongue and finger. Hurts when pressed. Swollen node in neck on same side?

Pea size Hard lump on floor of mouth  Can't see it, but can feel it with tongue and finger. Hurts when pressed. Swollen node in neck on same side?

Get medical evaluati: you need to see your doctor or dentist to check you and find out the nature of this nodule. if it is 1 cm or larger then we need to get her checked by a head and Neck(ENT) surgeon for evaluation. He/she may even recommend a biopsy especially if the neck lymph nodes are larger then 1cm in size and suspicious to be related to this nodule. ...Read more

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