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Noticed a black dot on the inside of my mouth.My tongue it feels like a blister swollen. What else can it be?

i just noticed a black dot on the inside of my mouth. when i feel it with my tongue it feels like a blister swollen. but it s black, i thought may be blood clot. i can t remember if i bit the side of my cheek or not. but if it s not from me biting, what else can it be? I m very worried .i am a female
Asked On : Wed, 5 Jan 2011
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Most probably it should be a blood clot and you can get it checked by brush biopsy which is a non-invasive method to check oral lesions which can check malignant cell by an accuracy of 1 on 10000 cells.
It may be a harmless pigmentation so you just need to examine it and take appropriate steps only if you need any change in its size or if you have any pigments.

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Answered: Wed, 5 Jan 2011
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