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A 26-year-old male asked:

How long until i get tongue lesion examined? probably just canker sore so how long should i wait and see if it naturally go away before i should worry

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 54 years experience
Tongue lesion: Generally speaking, any lesion lasting longer than two weeks should be examined by a qualified dentist or Oral Surgeon. If you are concerned, you can have it evaluated sooner.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 40 years experience
14 days: If the lesion has not resolved in 14 days, have it evaluated

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