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white velvety coat on tongue with red spots

I have a white velvety coat on my tongue with red spots on it.
They are not sores and I am not in pain. What is this?
Just to add my right side of my mouth has been bothering me because of my wisdom teeth growing in. Am I ok?
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I think you are O.K. but just to be sure you should have an examination by a dentist.    It is very difficult to diagnose anything without seeing it.
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well u should see a dentist now before its too late...i think its not normal...maybe if time times go on it will cause u pain...better see ur dentist now....
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oh by the way maybe polident can help u...seen their commercial on tv??
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