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What causes a growth on cheek in flesh colour?

Hi I have a piece of tissue it looks to be the exact same color as the flesh on my cheek but it is hanging almost as if it is a growth it is not painful, I just happen to run my tounge across it what is this commonly known as or should I be concerned?
Mon, 23 Feb 2015
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Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.
You may have benign tumour like hemangioma or some benign cyst like condition most likely. But still you should go for biopsy of that lump. Confirm the diagnosis and take treatment accordingly.

Hope I have answered your question, if you have any doubts then contact me at bit.ly/Drsanghvihardik, I will be happy to answer you.
Thanks for using health care magic.
Wish you a very good health
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What causes a growth on cheek in flesh colour?

Hi, dear I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern. You may have benign tumour like hemangioma or some benign cyst like condition most likely. But still you should go for biopsy of that lump. Confirm the diagnosis and take treatment accordingly. Hope I have answered your question, if you have any doubts then contact me at bit.ly/Drsanghvihardik, I will be happy to answer you. Thanks for using health care magic. Wish you a very good health