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Bruise On My Tongue
Last week i discovered what i thought was a bruise on my tongue, however on close examination this is a hard immobile pea size lump looks like a bruise?
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 bruised colored nodule on my tongue...Its been there for 6 months...Doesn't hurt..But won't go away?
Bruises in my arms and legs. Tongue has ulcers that dont cure. Pain in joints, fingers and feet. Immflamation pelvic area, legs C3 11.69 C4 normal.
Arthritis , bruising: I Recommanded an evaluation by a Theumatologist for evaluation and treatment . Further testing may be needed . Take care . ...Read more
Tongue bruise: I know personally that you can badly lacerate your tongue from biting. The tongue is mostly muscle and usually repairs itself when cut. I did check with an ENT doc and he told me that in rare cases patients who cut their tongue may develop some scarring. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Visit a dentist: go to your Dentist or ortho dentist to get a consultation. you will benefit from getting your occlusal corrected. It is aligning your teeth and jaw to make sure that you don't over hit or over bite ...Read more
What could it be if your tongue bruises or scrapes a little chunk quite frequently. This happens on the both sides of the tongue.
Macroglossia: Check your tongue,again,if there are indentations of teeth on sides,it is likely your tongue is more in volume than your mouth,,ral hygiene,soft diet,,may help,but,no definitive treatment,there other causes of macroglossia(large tongue)rare but if you are still concerned talk to yor doctor ...Read more
I have a bruise on the left side of my tongue I havnt biten it or hurt it in any way theirs no cut or spot nothing and it doesn't hurt at all ?
Dental evaluation: hard to say how this occurred. I suggest a dental evaluation. ...Read more
Bruise Or Contusion (Definition)
Bruises, or ecchymoses, are discolorations and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the surrounding tissues. A serious disease called pupura presents as a cluster of small bruises called petachia. Petachia often appears as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could indicate a problem. ...Read more