This question was answered on Fri 05, Mar 2010 04:51pm by Dr.Kokil Mathur

enlarged bump on tongue

    
Asked by debdab (Female; 62; UNITED STATES; nothing serious other than knee replacements 5 years ago and stomach acid problems; Relevant drugs:previcid daily ) on Fri 05, Mar 2010 03:23pm

Tongue seems a little swollen and I have, what I think, is a taste bud inflamed.It is located on the top almost center of the tongue. Irritation in mouth seems to happen after stomach upset. Several months ago it happened and I nipped off the top white dead part and it was level with the rest of tongue but it is happening again.-same spot. It is a little smaller than a pencil eraser and I've bitten it several times. The top is turning white again. The bump still has nerve ending because it is painful. I'm worried about what it is (cancer) and don't know who to see about it and having it removed.

Actions: | Forward |
Answer


Name 

Email 

Security code
Enter the text as shown above


E-Mail me when someone replies to this post
Answer by Dr.Kokil Mathur  on Fri 05, Mar 2010 04:51pm:


If you find the site useful, please consider making a donation.  Click the button to donate.   

Please rate my answer (select the stars, no need to log in.)  

Comments:

Comment by Dr J Singh on Fri 05, Mar 2010 09:19pm:

This question is open for comments.  Please share your opinion.

Comments


Name 

Email 

Security code
Enter the text as shown above


E-Mail me when someone replies to this post


 
What users are searching right now on Ask Medical Doctor:
frush     Yest     penisefluideisgoodforwomen     stage4cancerbadheartlimitedtreatment     shin     kidn     meniers disease     whatiserlams     no underwear     Hboc vaccine     anemia     paterny     user     canitakenorethisteronetopreventaperiod     Search for answers     WasIraped     cansuturematerialleftnearlowerpelvismakeitswaytothebrain     Search for answers     swollen pubic mound     Search for answers     Ihavesmallbrusiesinaclusterof10andtheyarebrownandlooklikefingerprintsshouldIworry     cornfeet     Search for answers     visible veins     heartracing dizzy     drymouthduetomucusreduction     hand index finger joints     false     Pn     back surgery     BONE JOINT PAIN     superciliary madarosis reasons     pain when breathingfatigueshestpain with a swollen leg     SafeEnergyFatBurningSupplements     spurius     Calsificationsincalfs     pressureinhead     puss filled bump in ear cartlidge turns black and hard tender     cataract surgery     warm tingling in neck     false negative chlamydia     yasminelle alcohol     rectaltemperature     what does it mean if the perineum is swollen and hurts in a male     40y     DoctorVisi     aristozyme     brusing of upper lip     burps     hastmethunsehani     kidneysd     why would the right diaphragm be lower than the left     Zongg     whyaremyextremitiesgoingnumb     Search for answers     canamassbecancer     Search for answers     canamassbecancer     Search for answers     canamassbecancer     Search for answers     canamassbecancer     Search for answers     canamassbecancer     Search for answers     canamassbecancer     Search for answers     canamassbecancer     Sore elbow     hardlungdiseasetreatmentforhardlungcancerw     Search for answers     Is it ok for children to play games and slap each other on the bottom     diabetes symptoms     choesterol     diabetes symptoms     pinching in right rib     Infant sinus allergy     skull     Has     sore penis     cancer sysmtoms     SEX AFTER HYSTERECTOMT     dieting     chigga     Search for answers     Itchy right hip     symptom of indometrousis     Search for answers     false     can a pregnant woman feel fetal heart tones     elevated amylase     causes or white bowel movements     xanthoma     Acute enteritis     fatpelvicpad     HardBonyLumponth     ekg     penicillin     lips trembling     once a woman has tubes tied do they still have periods     skipping20of20periods     Search for answersASVD     lips trembling     Howlongdoes     once a woman has tubes tied do they still have periods     molesonpenis     8 year old boys     insulin kill you     Tinglingextremities     Ihave     red patches on penis     gynecologicalproblemirregularperiodmultifollicularovar     I have a fluid pocket at the bace of my spine it hurts to sit     what is likoria medison     

©2011 - Ask Medical Doctor  |  All Rights Reserved
The site is not a replacement for professional medical opinion, examination, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your medical doctor or other qualified health professional before starting any new treatment or making any changes to existing treatment. Do not delay seeking or disregard medical advice based on information written by any author on this site. No health questions and information on AskMedicalDoctor is regulated or evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and therefore the information should not be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease without the supervision of a medical doctor. Posts made to these forums express the views and opinions of the author, and not the administrators, moderators, or editorial staff and hence AskMedicalDoctor and its principals will accept no liabilities or responsibilities for the statements made.

Home | Terms & Conditions | Contact Us | Frequently Asked Questions | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Advertise with us
Stats