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Mouth related panic ! Can you help or dentist

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Hi chippy. Mouth related panic ! Can you help or dentist ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Go ahead Mark
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Well. If you push your tongue back to the bottom of the mouth below the bottom teeth down the bit below there's two sacks of skin to the left I have a tony ball bearing thing that moves !!
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Not exactly clear where they are Mark? Can you see them?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yes. Under tongue right at the back so lift tongue up and look right at the back
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Can I see a photo?

And did you just notice this?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can send it but I'm on my phone at mo have you an email
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Sorry--can't do the email thing mate.

How did you come to notice this?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Got it mate--definitely not cancer, just a swollen sublingual salivary gland
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

see it on the right ?

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Yes--nothing to worry about
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Tiny little white thing tiny and hard. Will it go ? Or predispose me to cancer ? And stop worrying now go to my meeting ?
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
No predisposition to cancer and it should be gone in a week or so
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Cheers ***** ***** I'm healthy good to go ?
It's hard so it's a stone ? Why did he say keep an eye on it ??
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Good to go mate. Yes a stone is a stone is a stone and they are hard

Standard dentist comment--keep an eye on it.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Strange little thing gel it with your tongue but if you say it isn't cancer in
Happy. Thanks pal. Can you see it from
Pic ? You know my anxiety lol excellent feedback on its way. Il give you the other question too
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Saw it on the pics mate

Off with you now, you brigand
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