A 33-year-old member asked:
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tongue piercing swollen, what to do?

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Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
50 years experience Dentistry
Tongue piercing: The area is probably infected. See an oral surgeon. Remove the jewelry and leave it out.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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Encourage you to see: Your dentist or your physician as this may represent an infection.
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Dr. Joel Doyon
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Remove tongue bar: How long ago was your tongue pierced? If you remove the tongue bar, your increased salivary flow might reduce.

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