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Blister On The Side Of My Tongue
Lately I've been getting blisters on the side of my tongue. Could this be from stress? I've been really angry and upset too.
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
I have a few blisters on the side of my tongue and I have one on the outside of my mouth under my lip and also I am getting a blister on the inside of my upper lid in my eye. I have had herpes zoster before and I also have hpv. So could this be herpes zos
Possible trauma: Too limited details. How long has it been there? What color is it? What size it is? Did you bite your tongue? Did you try wiping it away? Does it appear to be spreading? ...Read more
I have blisters in the right side of my tongue as well as under my lingual frenulum. Inside of my cheeks are also swollen. What's your advice?
Difficult to give a DX without a visual exam
Suggest calling your DR for an apt. ...Read more
Have it examined: Can't tell exactly what the lesion is, how long you have it, its color, or if there are any contributing factors like smoking or dipping. Make an appointment with a local oral surgeon. ...Read more
I have a dark red lump on the bottom side of my tongue, looks like a large blood blister. Is this something I should be worried about?
Unlikely: See your health provider if it persists ...Read more
I have a recurring "ulcer" on the right side of my tongue. It is very painful. Can you help with a diagnosis? There is usually no visible sign. Yesterday I saw what looks like a "blood blister". Today the pain has subsided some, and the visible sign is go
Seek care: You should have that ulcer checked out immediately by your dentist or oral surgeon. In some cases, it may need to be biopsied in order to determine an accurate diagnosis. It could be as simple as a traumatic ulceration or as dangerous as oral cancer. Seek an evaluation without delay. ...Read more
Our 6 month old has what appears to be a small round blister or something on the right side of his tongue. Should we be concerned? Or is this common?
Depends: Kids will be kids, and a single, transient blister that is not seeming to "bother" him should not be a reason to worry; however, monitor it. If it grows, persists, or additional blisters form, that changes things and it will be time for a dental visit for a clinical diagnosis. ...Read more
Tongue tropical uncer painful white blister in ack side of tongue white patches on cheek. What I should do?
Tongue: Could be from dental trauma. Start with salt water gargles but if its been going on for more than a few days you should have it checked out by an ENT. You may also need to see a dentist to look at your bite as and teeth as well ...Read more
Painless small blood blisters on the sides of tongue and white coating.......is this a liver problem?
Not likely: More likely to be a viral infection. However, if you are concerned about liver you might possibly be drinking too much...if so, try to get help for that BEFORE you develop a liver problem! Good luck. ...Read more
I have a bump on side of my mouth but it don't hurt and fills like a blister r something when I pass my tongue by it.?
12 mo has had yellow tongue for last several days and now large white blister on side of tongue (not tip). He is also teething. Ideas of what this is?
See Pedodontist: Problem will have to be visualized to be diagnosed. Please schedule appointment w pediatric dental specialist (for the same reasons you see a pediatric medical specialist). 1st dental examination age 1...Please call now. ...Read more
I got a small red blister type dot on tongue. Towards left side mid of tongue. Abt 2 mths. I shown to GP done gargles. Some time it reduce bt don't go?
May be lichens: Planus or hairy leukoplakia associated with a viral infection. Or you may have recurrent aphthous ulcers that require some Nystatin since many ulcers are related to Candida (yeast) infection. Or herpes ulcers requiring some acyclovir. Please see your physician or healthcare professional for proper diagnosis and treatment. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
I am concerned I have a red lump on the right sided of my tongue, it looks like a blood blister but it isn't. Advice?
See dentist: If it is not gone in a couple of weeks have a dentist take a look. It may be normal or it may be something that needs attention. ...Read more
You need a consult: This sounds like a followup from a previous consult or visit to a doctor. If you are not getting relief from whatever was suggested, you need to be seen again, ideally by a clinician who can actually examine your tongue. Good luck! ...Read more
GM, I'm a FM patient braces fitted 2nd Sept. Left side bottom gum inside next to tongue 2 blisters swollen makes my tongue swell, glands swolen, ear?
Aphthous stomatitis: See doctor to exckude other diagnosisGet a more detailed answer ›
Yellow patches on swollen tonsil. My tongue is swollen underneath and blisters on the underneath and sides. Earache, no fever but feel unwell.
See doctor: You need to consult your doctor re these problems. Although I suspect that it is most likely from a viral infection, one can never be sure. ...Read more
Sore tongue 1 week Right side only No blisters, swelling or lumps Dentist could not feel anything on exam Cluster of tiny red spots on side withpain?
Give it time: To heal. If the problem persists, see an Oral/Maxillofacial surgeon or a dentist specializing in oral medicine. ...Read more
My 8 yr old has greenish blisters on lip, also swollen. Bumps on end and side of tongue, no fever and very low energy, no appetite for days. Thoughts?
Bump on side of mouth but don't hurt and looks like a blister and I got big bumps on back of my tongue and throat but none of it hurts?
Has yellowish blister under one side of tongue also has ear and chest ache. Could his sinuses cause this. Has had really bad sinus problems for years?
It could be a stained from sinus drainage, or part of allergy response.
Either drink water and juice and take allergy and sinus medication.
Drink a hot green tea with lemon and honey.
If you start showing any sign of bacterial infection, see your physician for possible antibiotics ...Read more
I have a similar problem. My tongue seems swollen, blisters on the sides of the tongue only. A bit swollen gums. And sore throat. M deficient in b12?
Virus: It could be trauma or it could be a viral process. If painful or spreading you may want her seen. ...Read more
Canker sores: Canker sore is the most common oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The dental laser offers immediate relief from the pain of these sores. See your dentist. ...Read more
Not sure: A doc needs to look at that. ...Read more