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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
50 years experience Dentistry
Sore tongue: It could be a viral or fungal infection. Impossible to diagnose without a visual examination. See your dentist, ENT specialist, or family physician.

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Glossitis: You describe glossitis. This is usually due to another illness (are you otherwise well?). An allergy, or no cause known. If it doesn't start to get b ... Read More
Dr. Eyal Simchi
Specializes in Pediatric Dentistry
Could be: Possibly an apthous ulcer or atraumatic ulcer. If the pain persists for more than 2 weeks or seems to be getting worse, see your dentist.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Possible glossitis: an inflammation of the tongue itself or irritation of the lingual nerve, the main nerve which works the tongue, or possibly a low grade fungal infecti ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Vitamin deficiency: We need a lot more information but would look at vitamin deficiency as a possibility. It seems too long for a yeast infection. If you are on medicati ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Protection needed: If this environment is going to continue to be yours, you NEED to get and use a mask of sufficient rating to protect your mucus membranes. It's essent ... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
39 years experience Dentistry
Examination: Schedule an appointment with a family physician and have it evaluated. It's almost impossible to adequately examine your own pharynx. I'm sure they wi ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Shvartsman
24 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Difficult: Very hard to diagnose as it can be so many different things. See a dentist or ENT who will take a thorough history and do an exam.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
39 years experience Dentistry
Need an exam: These symptoms may be related or more likely be caused by different issues. You need a good dental evaluation to understand what is going on.
A female asked:
Dr. Spasoje Neskovic
43 years experience Family Medicine
Glossitis: Sounds like infection, or vitamins deficiency, and go see doctor.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience Prosthodontics
Daily: Used properly, daily use is no problem. Certainly you are the best one to monitor your situation. Good Luck.
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