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Have painful, white lump on tongue. Looks like verruca. What this could be?

hi i recently noticed a small white lump on the side of my tongue , it is slightly painful like a damaged taste bud ... but it isnt where my taste buds are. it sort of looks like a verruca as it is a round white lump with a slight dip in the middle..... do you have any ideas on what this could be. i have had it for 2days now. im a 16yr old female.
Asked On : Fri, 11 May 2012
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looks like a spot that was unknowingly bitten. if there are no sharp teeth that side. then apply some anaethetic gels over the lump. Be careful not to bite. It'll resolve.
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