U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Irving, TX
A 24-year-old female asked:

I feel slight pain in my left side of the tongue when i intake food or water what could be the reason?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Warren Wolfe
Family Medicine 60 years experience
Several reasons: See you dentist and have him/her examine your mouth to make a diagnosis. Don't put it off especially if you smoke.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Apr 29, 2014


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.