I have a recurrent spot on the front left portion of my tongue. It starts off with the papillae being a little rough, within a day or so of that, they start to disappear. The spot then grows over the next couple days, it's ovalish, no heavily defined border. No pain, bleeding, discharge or anything like that. Sometimes there's moderate sensitivity to hot beverages and within a week, weak and a half, the papillae start to grow back in and the spot completely disappears. This comes back again in 1.5-2 months. Any idea what it could be?
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replied February 16th, 2019
Hello and welcome to EHF !

I went through your query and i think these could be aphthous ulcers if painful or some local papillary enlargement due to different etiologies. Let your dentist have a look at it and decide what it is and how to proceed for its management.

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