Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
123 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Is flesh tag beside uvula sign of cancer?

piece of flesh hanging beside my uvula, im 32 y/o, smoking for 14years now, i have dry throat even though i drank water already i feel my mucosal linning is damaged, been taking ciprobay for 3nights now, seeing if this might be an infection. please ease my thoughts, it this cancer?
Fri, 23 Feb 2018
Report Abuse
Question is related to
Medical Topics
ENT Specialist 's  Response
smoking predisposis to malignancy
the histopathology will confirm the diagnosis
.so better to visit hospital and get the biopsy done
thanks
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

i have bloody uvula and little bit of throat pain, today while spitting i had sever uvula pain and blood was present. I stopped smoking a month...

Recent questions on  Palate

doctor1 MD

I am a female, 65 years old, 5ft. 1 in., 130 lbs. Have had celiac disease for over 30 years. Doing very well on GF diet. For the past week my mouth...

doctor1 MD

i think its my tonsils, they are swelled up, and they have red pimples all over them, so does the area behind my uvula. 3 days later, the left side...

doctor1 MD

Hi, I have a mass attached to the skin between my tonsils and uvula . It is filled with clear liquid and doesn t hurt at all- I don t even have a...

doctor1 MD

Hello, I am a 32 year old male my weight is 165 lbs. On the right side of my throught just behind my uvula I have a white puss pocket that is...

doctor1 MD

I have kidney disease and just noticed the roof of my mouth is an orange colour. What could cause this?

doctor1 MD

the patient had guided tissue regeneration 1.Bottom right of mouth – gums torn after a procedure in October 2017 –– I don’t want to leave my gums...

doctor1 MD

Worried about candidiasis I am 31 smoker, recently I was under extreme stress During this period I developed what looks like viral pharyngitis /...