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Thursday, August 25, 2016
Dental and Oral Health Center
Tiny white bumps
Hi. I have tiny white bumps on my cheek close to my lips and I can feel them with my tounge. It's a little rough and they are painless. What do you think they are?
They may be normal clumps of tiny saliva glands (fordyce granules). Have your local dentist check them.
David Lee Hall, DDS
Clinical Associate Professor of Primary Care
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University