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Tongue feels fuller, swollen area at the back, no pain

my tongue feels different. feels fuller on the left side and when i stick it out there is a swollen area toward the back that runs the length. it s very pale yellow like fat tissue all at the bottom of the oral cavity, looks very lumpy and the blood vessels under the tongue (the two) are very large and bumpy... it looks like somethign isnt right.. but it doesnt hurt...
Asked On : Sat, 13 Oct 2012
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Dentist 's  Response
Hello and thank you for your question.
Based on what you described, I would recommend going in to a dentist to be evaluated and possibly get a biopsy. The sides of the tongue can have multiple pathologies that are causing these issues. It can only be diagnosed with proper evaluation and biopsy testing.

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Dr. Ward
Answered: Sat, 13 Oct 2012
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