Swollen under tongue

Hi, I have got a balloon type swelling below the tongue. My mouth is dry, saliva is not forming. It had itself bursted twice..and now again i am feeling its swelling again. During bursting, lot of cough type saliva was seen. Please suggest what exactly it is?
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Dr. Sushant Gupta
2 yrs. of exp | Delhi | General Physician
In medical term its called as Ranula. So this has to be removed surgically. So consult some surgeon and go for it. The surgical removal of this is called as marsupalisation. So get it done.
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