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28 Oct 2021

Tiny "lump" on tongue
My daughter, 6, had a small white lump on the tip of her tongue. Our pediatrician and dentist both said it will go away by itself. That was two years ago and now it has grown a bit. No pain or discomfort but I am worried. The visible part of the lump may measure around 1.5mm-2mm in size now. It grew from almost a dot. It looks like an enlaged papillea, but it is just one piece and I can feel that it is sort of "embedded" in the tongue when I touch it.
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10 Nov 2021

Have her seen by an oral medicine specialist or a maxillofacial specialist. Contact the Dental Association on 011-484-5288 for one close to you.
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