I just saw that I have a big white substance

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Q: I just saw that I have a big white substance on the back of my throat or wait on the back of my tongue… It is very hard to see but it is definitely big. I sing a lot and lately I have not been able to beach as many high notes as I have been and when I mean lately I mean the past three days. I need to know if this is dangerous… So I can get it fixed. Also what is it

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