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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emily Lu
Dr. Emily Lu answered
7 years experience Family Medicine
Many possible causes: Go see a doctor to evaluate what is going on. It could be just a disease that causes ulcers requiring symptomatic treatment of the ulcers along (like ... Read More
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Dr. Randy Burgett
9 years experience General Practice
Canker Sore: Canker sores are a common form of mouth ulcer that are painful and typically seen on the tongue, inside of the cheek, lips, etc. In many cases the ca ... Read More
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Dr. Patrick Melder
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ulcers or blisters: Ulcers are shallow and resemble little craters. They usually don't swell - if these are ulcers... These are likely aphthous ulcers. We think these are ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kari Sakurai
32 years experience Dentistry
See your dentist: You need to see dentist. Any lesion that persists or recurs needs to be looked at. If you initially traumatized the area or ate something that can ca ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tri Huynh
Dr. Tri Huynh answered
17 years experience Gastroenterology
IBD: Ibd is a term to describe either ulcerative colitis or crohn's disease. Their manifestations are quite different from one another. With crohn's dise ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
44 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Ulcers in the mouth can be due to benign but painful conditions like aphthous ulcers or Herpangina. However more serious problems like candida infecti ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
36 years experience Dentistry
Will heal: Most tongue ulcerations are not a big problem and will heal in about a week without any treatment. Avoid spicy and acidic foods and drinks which will ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Zeines
51 years experience Dentistry
Hot food: When you have ulcers on your tongue its best to have foods that are bland ( no spices ) till they heal what was the cause of this? Have you bgone to ... Read More
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A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Siegfried Schmidt
34 years experience Family Medicine
Get it checked out!: Black ulcers on and under ones tongues are suspicious and need to be evaluated by a physician. They may need to be biopsied/ sample taken to make sure ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Earl Sandroff
43 years experience Dentistry
Cold sore?: Ulcers or sores can be a cold sore or apthus ulcer. It could be lichens planus, a herpes sore or maybe you even just bite it hard without realizing i ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tongue lesions: Hello, I usually have patients place the tongue in a comfortable position then slowly open and close the teeth paying close attention to the teeth and ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
51 years experience Dentistry
Tongue ulcers: Some are the result of a viral infection from the herpes simplex virus. Some are mouth ulcers (aphthous ulcers), which are of unknown origin, but are ... Read More
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