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Lump on my tongue

28 Dec 2017 05:57

Hello my name is Lisa and 7 years ago I had a benign brain tumour. Yes they removed all of it but i am a different person... really bad head aches and lots lots more but I'm here to write this and my kids and hubby have there mum/wife.

I have had a lump on my tongue for 4 of 5 months with like a white coating over it. They did a biopsy but only on the surface not the lump..  yesturday we went for results .. a different consultant saw us and said i am please to say the biopsy is ok no cancerous cells.. he then looked into my mouth and looked at the lump... he looked for about 5 seconds and went completely different started stuttering.. couldn't find the right words to say when dictating a letter.. he is going to remove all the lump on my tongue very urgently and will send away for retest as feels only surface was taken not lump...

Has any one had a huge lump taken from there tongue please. 

Thankyou xxx

Re: Lump on my tongue

30 Dec 2017 07:51 in response to 1969lisa

Welcome to Cancer Chat, Lisa.

I'm sorry to hear about your experience, it sounds like this is a worrying time for you and hope that some of our members who can relate to what you are going through will come along shortly to chat with you and offer advice but in the meantime, do feel free to call our friendly team of cancer nurses and ask for their opinion. Their lines are open Monday - Friday between 9 a.m - 5 p.m on 0808 800 4040.

Best wishes,

Renata, Cancer Chat Moderator