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Persistent sore throat, strep negative, bumps in throat. Any ideas?

I have had a persistant sore throat on teh RIGHT side of my throat now for about 3 months.... strep test negative. if i reach my finger along the side ofmy tongue and down my throat, i can feel many bumps....... initially I thoguth this was bad and tried on the NON-SORE side (left) and those bumps are there too. Any ideas?
Asked On : Wed, 15 Aug 2012
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Hi and thanks for the query,
The bumps that you have felt are taste buds.
Do not worry, they are normal.
Dr Kishori.
Answered: Sat, 28 Dec 2013
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