A member asked:

Why does my tongue feels like it tingle ? is it bad ?

5 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Clement Mcdonald answered

Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Tongue: There are many possible causes. You should have this evaluated by a physician.

Answered 12/12/2012


Dr. Joel Piehl answered

Specializes in Periodontics

Nerve damage?: If you had a recent visit to your dentist and had a local anesthetic the needle might have injured the nerve which should heal in time. If there is any swelling around or under the tongue you might have an infection. If this persists, you should see your doctor.

Answered 6/21/2015



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