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Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Pea size bump
Last week, I started feeling twitching / spasms in my tongue. Since last night, I have felt a pea size sore bump on the left inside of my tongue. Should i be concerned? Is there anything I can do to help it? I am using the warm water and salt. Thank you.
The symptoms you describe unfortunately are not specific for a diagnosis or recommendations. I would recommend that if you are noticing a persistent abnormality, that this be evaluated by an otolaryngologist (ENT) physician who can examine you and give you more specific guidance as to what this might represent.
Amit Agrawal, MD
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University