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A 19-year-old female asked:

The back right side of my tongue hurt randomly when i swallow. i can't see any swelling or anything. what could cause this. should i see a doctor?

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Dr. Shishir Shah
Dentistry 42 years experience
Visit a doctor: You must visit either your dentist or ENT. I recommend to start with the dentist as he can complete a oral cancer screening in the office and generally dentist are able to identify many illness. If you do not have a dentist picked out, don't wait please go to an ENT specialist
Last updated Nov 27, 2017

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