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Bite Tongue Treatment
Bump on tongue since 3 months. What's it? And treatment options please? Color is same as the tongue and a bit white on the tip. It's painless.
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Sore, swollen tongue only on back left side. Can you think of any possible causes - did I bite my tongue? How long will it take to get better? Are there treatment to help expedite this?
Any treatment or anti biotic to take to cure my swollen tongue. I accidentally bit my tongue, now its difficult to swallow even my own saliva?
Not much: Inflammation from trauma (biting your tongue) will not go away with antibiotic. You need anti-inflammatory such as Ibuprofen (for discomfort as well) and. ...Ice. The cold will decrease the swelling and pressure. It is a strong muscle with lots of blood flow so it shouldn't take long and it should start to go down. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Any treatment or anti biotic to take to cure my swollen tongue. I accidentally bit my tongue, now it's difficult to swallow even my own saliva?
Do I need to seek medical treatment for a 2 week old tick bite that is now causing a nickel sized rash? I couldn't get the mouth out when I pulled it
Yes: Yes you should see a doctor. You may need some antibiotics. ...Read more
I have a bruised look on the top of my mouth. My wisdom teeth are coming through so I'm in a bit of pain. Do I need any treatment?
Evaluation: You may or may not need treatment. The only way to be sure is to be examined, something we cannot do for you in this forum. Best advice is to see a wisdom tooth expert, a specialist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, for examination and recommendations. You'll be glad you did. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a cross bite, but treatment was purely cosmetic. Random popping/pain in jaw when laughing, eating, etc my mouth gets stuck open at times. Help?
Not cosmetic: Obviosly your problem is not just cosmetic, ie: your TMJ dysfunction. If it doesn't look right it doesn't work right, and vica versa. Please seek evaluation with a fully qualified Orthodontic Specialist, or seek examination in the Orthodontic Department of a University Dental School. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What is teatment for jerk? I shake my head when ever I was in tensed sometimes I bite my tongue...Im feeling afraid about this. Is this serious disease
Maybe: Sudden jerking and biting of the tongue can be from an underlying or untreated seizure condition. I urge you to seek help from a neurologist who can determine what condition is creating these symptoms. Don't be afraid, take courage to find out what it is and how it could be helped. Best regards! ...Read more
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These soars appeared on my tongue recently - very painful! What is the right treatment? Could this be stress induced?
Hi, I've got a fissured tongue & I'm 16 yo, the cracks are really embarassing. Is there any esthetical treatment? Cause I really want it fixed. Thanks
No.: Common causes of tongue thrust include allergies, enlarged tonsils/adenoids, thumb/finger sucking, or a tongue anchored to the floor of the mouth. Heredity, neurological and/or muscular problems may contribute. Have an ENT physician evaluate this and then move toward occupational/physical therapy resources if surgery is not for you. ...Read more
I have large tongue and also have tongue thrust disorder. Would glossectomy be effective treatment?
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