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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.

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.

See doctor: Seems you have had this lesion for a while. Has it changed in size or shape at all. Need to give a good history. Do you smoke? Best to see your doctor. You may need a biopsy ...Read more

Mouth (Definition)

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


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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?

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 more

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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?

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?

Take it easy: Best thing I can tell you is to take it easy and see a dentist if you're concerned. Warm saltwater rinses and bring careful to avoid re-biting it typically do the trick. Antibiotics are seldom needed for things like this, but it could be possible. ...Read more

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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?

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 more

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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?

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 more

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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

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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What is the best medical treatment for tongue chewing for a child?

What is the best medical treatment for tongue chewing for a child?

See this website: Http://www. Tonguechewing. Com/ chirodontics acumpuncture, still point technique, orofacial myofunctional therapies are all listed here. It is an informational site...Check it out. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for a burned tongue?

Depends: On the severity of the burn. Basically some ice and time. Fortunately the tongue heals very quickly eventhough it will be unconfortable for a short time. ...Read more

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Treatment for skin tags on the tongue?

Treatment for skin tags on the tongue?

Let them be or: Have them surgically removed. This would need to be seen to give you more accurate guidance. It depends upon the size, location and whether or not its normal anatomy or some deviation or growth. ...Read more

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What are the treatment for tongue cancer?

It depends: Treatment for tongue cancer depends upon the stage, health of the person, and personal preferences. Treatment may include surgery, radiation and/or chemotherapy. ...Read more

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I have a tongue sore. What is the best treatment for this?

Anti-inflammatory: Take Aspirin or Ibuprofen as needed. If it does not go away within 2 weeks, see your dentist. ...Read more

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I have red sores under tongue please hellp, what is this and treatment?

Red sores: Sounds like aphthous ulcers, which will heal on their own in 5-7 days. However, it is impossible to say for sure without seeing them and taking a dental/medical history. See your dentist for an examination, diagnosis and treatment. ...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?

These soars appeared on my tongue recently - very painful! What is the right treatment? Could this be stress induced?

Possibly: Apthous ulcers. Self limited. Rinse with warm water limit spices or salt eat soft foods. Over the counter canker sore products might help ...Read more

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If have large tongue and also have tongue thrust disorder. Would glossectomy be treatment?

If have large tongue and also have tongue thrust disorder. Would glossectomy be treatment?

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