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A 45-year-old member asked:

Left side of tongue is swollen?

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Dr. Amgad Faragalla
Dentistry 34 years experience
teeth bitten trauma: First we need to know the nature of the swelling and if the swelling is painful how long. So it can be just from trauma or from growth. Sometime sharp edge of tooth or partial prosthetic that cause ulcer and it grow to tumor. It might need biopsy to diagnose the lesion.

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A 32-year-old member asked:

The right side of my tongue is swollen. What should I do?

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Dr. Robert Chin
Dentistry 42 years experience
Swollen tongue: Have your dentist do an examination to help you determine if there is a need to consult medical followup.
A member asked:

Swollen side of tongue

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Dr. Victor Kopyev
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Check your thyroid: Might be due to hypoactive thyroid.

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Last updated Jun 23, 2017

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