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My tongue is killing me

For about a week now there's been a bump on back of my tongue. I can see it but I can feel it. I can barley swallow,eat,or talk with wanting to yell in pain. When I tough it my full back area of tongue fills with pain. Its like sore yet hurts all the time. Please if you know anything about it let me know
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Can't see it*
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Could be a Strep Throat infection, which is only can be cured by taking an antibiotic. It best to go and get a check up, could be something more serious than just a Strep Throat. The sooner to get diagnosis and get the right treatment is the better, in order to avoid further complication. But a Strep Throat usually accompanied by fever, swollen lymph nodes in the neck, trouble swallowing, red and swollen tonsil. If you don't have any of these symptom, than it's not it.
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