Odd looking back of throat

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Odd looking back of throat

Post by Jenge41 » Sun Mar 11, 2018 10:13 pm

Can someone tell me if this is normal? I see a little dot on the hangy down thing but can’t get a close enough look
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Re: Odd looking back of throat

Post by mbornfeld » Mon Mar 12, 2018 7:23 am

Yes, it's normal. The formal name of the "hangy down thing" is the uvula, and the small area of raised tissue on it is a lymphoid aggregate, which is likewise normal.

Hope this helps...
Mark Bornfeld DDS
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