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Composite filling on 8/4/14. Hives &tingly/burning tongue and throat couple hours later. I went back to my dentist and said coincidental.?

Composite filling on 8/4/14. Hives &tingly/burning tongue and throat couple hours later. I went back to my dentist and said coincidental.?

Post dental anxiety: Anxiety symptoms are not a sign of illness, they are the mind's ability to produce the "flight or fight" response which gives rise to many physiological changes include "Hives &tingly/burning tongue and throat couple hours later." ...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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Strep throat and burning tongue linked?

Strep throat and burning tongue linked?

Burning tongue: The causes of burning tongue syndrome are not always known, and there may be more than one cause. Although not known as a common cause for burning tongue, strep throat should not be ruled out.
Once the strep throat is treated, if the burning tongue symptoms remain, see your dentist or an ENT specialist. ...Read more

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Off and on sore throat, burning tongue and roof of mouth.?

Side effects: Common side effect for many medications or your getting exposure to some chemical. ...Read more

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My neck lymph nodes are in sizes 12*6 & 12*7 and I have itchy skin & some pain in neck&ear& burning tongue, an ENT dr gave me metronidazole, why?

My neck lymph nodes are in sizes 12*6 & 12*7 and I have itchy skin & some pain in neck&ear& burning tongue, an ENT dr gave me metronidazole, why?

Swollen lymph: You may have an infection and that is why you have the other symptoms you mentioned. Without seeing that would be my opinion as to why the Metronidazole as it is medication used particularly for anaerobic bacteria and protozoa. ...Read more

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Could prednisone cause burning tongue?

No: There is no known cause of burning tongue, but from what is known. Prednisone does not cause it. I would suggest seeing an oral medicine or orofacial pain specialist for treatment. ...Read more

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What is the cause of burning tongue while talking?

What is the cause of burning tongue while talking?

Many things: Altered/burning sensation of the tongue can be caused by many things, from allergic reactions to dental restorations or toothpastes, anxiety, dry mouth, fungal infections, and diabetes to name a few. It would be wise to see your dentist to do a full oral examination and medical history to help determine the cause. ...Read more

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What would cause a burning tongue and lip and numb cheek?

What would cause a burning tongue and lip and numb cheek?

Most anything: This type of question is too complicated to answer in this type of forum. There could be any combination of causes depending on age, medications taken, allergies, physical ailments, etc.
Please get yourself to a dentist or physician to have them try to solve this puzzle for you. ...Read more

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Does famotidine cause burning tongue?

Does famotidine cause burning tongue?

Not typical: Burning tongue is not a typical side effect of famotidine. Gerd can certainly cause this. Talk to your doctor about your symptoms. ...Read more

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Had a sudden burning sensation under my tongue and throat that comes and goes. Can this be caused by anxiety?

Had a sudden burning sensation under my tongue and throat that comes and goes. Can this be caused by anxiety?

Anxiety: Sudden burning sensation under my tongue and throat that comes and goes” is likely due to Stress causing Anxiety.
It is possible that Thoughts and Feelings of Anxiety at times become overwhelming causing burning sensation.
Burning sensation is not constant due to healing Powers of your Body.
Anxiety is treatable with very good results.
See Psychiatrist for Therapy, Relaxation, and Medication. ...Read more

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Can burning tongue syndrome be caused by kissing someone?

Can burning tongue syndrome be caused by kissing someone?

Not likely: Burning tongue can be caused by a variety of things but kissing generally would not be a cause unless the person you kissed has a transmissable viral disease. ...Read more

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Do HPV oral warts cause pain or burning tongue?

Do HPV oral warts cause pain or burning tongue?

They can: Yes they can. There's not much you can do about it either, unfortunately. ...Read more

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What causes random hoarsness daily burning mouth and throat sensations. What kind of doctor should be seen? Hoarsness comes any time of day and same for mouth and tongue discomfort. No fever, good energy. High anxiety frequently

What causes random hoarsness daily burning mouth and throat sensations. What kind of doctor should be seen? Hoarsness comes any time of day and same for mouth and tongue discomfort. No fever, good energy. High anxiety frequently

A: A board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, in addition to an ent, would be a good choice since they can evaluate issues within the mouth and upper throat. Burning mouth syndrome is usually due to issues within the oral cavity, but discomfort can extend down the throat. You also have to rule out gastric reflux as a source of your problem. ...Read more

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What causes burning mouth syndrome?

What causes burning mouth syndrome?

Complicated: We don't know for sure, thus they call it a syndrome because many different things can cause it. Poor nutrition, lack of key vitamins, stress, hormones in females... ...Read more

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Can omeprazole cause burning mouth syndrome?

Can omeprazole cause burning mouth syndrome?

Yes, but it'uncommon: One RAE side effect of Omeprazole is burning mouth syndrome. In a recent study it occurred in 11 out of 86, 000 subjects taking Omeprazole or. 01% occurance. ...Read more

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What is known at this time about the causes and treatments of burning mouth syndrome?

What is known at this time about the causes and treatments of burning mouth syndrome?

Burning mouth: Could be a primary problem or it could be related to underlying problems such as dry mouth, nutritional deficiencies heartburn, certain medications, or certain systemic medication problems such as thyroid disease.
Would avoid cinnamon, mint, spicy or acidic foods; increase fluids and consider saliva replacement substitute if dry mouth.; and would discuss underlying etiologies with your doctor. ...Read more

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Does smoking cause burning mouth syndrome like symptoms?

Does smoking cause burning mouth syndrome like symptoms?

Aggravating Factor: The exact cause of burning mouth syndrome is unknown. Smoking, alcohol use, and hot and spicy foods are aggravating factors that may cause mouth dryness and occasional burning sensation. BTW, quitting smoking is always a great idea. ...Read more

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What virus causes sores in the mouth and throat and burning in the chest?

What virus causes sores in the mouth and throat and burning in the chest?

Oral ulcers: I don't know of any viruses that cause all of these symptoms, but herpetic ulcers can be seen in the mouth and throat. It is possible that ulcers can also be seen the esophagus. Esophageal ulcers could cause some chest discomfort. See your doctor. ...Read more

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What could cause a burning sore mouth and throat?

Many things!: Medications (steroids, ssri inhibitors, psychotropic drugs certain cardiac meds and anti-hypertensives - the list is too long to include all!), medical conditions (yeast infection, lichen planus, iron and certain vitamin deficiencies, reflux, hormonal issues- again too many to list here). The cause is multi-factoral and requires "medical detective " work to determine and often fruitless. ...Read more

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What are probable causes of a burning sore mouth and throat?

What are probable causes of a burning sore mouth and throat?

Many causes: A great resource for information regarding burning mouth is www. Mayoclinic. Com. ...Read more

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What kind of throat symptoms can mouth breathing cause? (e.g burning?)

What kind of throat symptoms can mouth breathing cause? (e.g burning?)

Mouth breathing: Is not normal. It causes drying of mouth and airways. Symptoms would include dryness and everything that dryness causes such as pain, sputum production, hoarseness, etc. Have you doctor check why you cannot breathe normally through your nose. ...Read more

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What causes burning mouth syndrome? I have been diagnosed with burning mouth syndrome recently. What are the causes of burning mouth syndrome? .

What causes burning mouth syndrome? I have been diagnosed with burning mouth syndrome recently. What are the causes of burning mouth syndrome? .

No known causes: Burning mouth syndrome is a burning sensation in the mouth where no underlying dental or medical cause can be identified and no oral signs are found. According to this definition, there are no known causes for burning mouth syndrome. ...Read more

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What are some possible causes of burning in my mouth, throat and chest? It feels like I gulped down a hot drink and has been going on for two days

What are some possible causes of burning in my mouth, throat and chest? It feels like I gulped down a hot drink and has been going on for two days

Burning: There are multiple possibilities, including acid reflux. You need a clinical examination to make an accurate diagnosis.
See your medical doctor or an ENT specialist. ...Read more

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I have these bumps in the back of my throat and in the back of the roof of my mouth I don't know what it is. They don't cause me any pain or burning?

Several choices: Small bumps on the palate could be minor salivary glands. On the back wall of the throat are small islands of tonsil tissue. These are normal findings. ...Read more

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Could the metallic taste in my mouth and burning feeling in my throat be caused by acid reflux?

Could the metallic taste in my mouth and burning feeling in my throat be caused by acid reflux?

Perhaps: Could also be caused from other medications. Galvanic reactions from dental restorations. Best to see an internist and dentist (if new dental work performed). ...Read more

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I developed burning mouth syndrome after tooth extraction/bone graft. It's been 4 months. Will it ever go away? What could be cause?

I developed burning mouth syndrome after tooth extraction/bone graft. It's been 4 months. Will it ever go away? What could be cause?

Maybe a coincidence?: This is not a very common reaction to extraction and bone graft. Usually when someone experiences this it is due to either vitamin deficiency or an atypical reaction to something that there oral tissues was exposed to. You may want to go back to your dentist/surgeon to see if this can be further evaluated by a specialist in oral medicine. ...Read more

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26 y/o female. Dry/Burning tongue for 1.5 days, . 5 days of jaw hurting when opening wide or biting hard. No history of jaw/mouth problems. Slight tmj.

Possible glossitis: Is an inflammation (redness, swelling, pain, burning) of the tongue. Burning is one of the common symptoms of the glossitis. Most cases of glossitis are minor and can be treated with home remedies. The main causes of glossitis are: allergy, infection, medication side effect or injury to the tongue, and nutritional deficiencies. See your PCP for physical and labs. ...Read more

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Burning Mouth Syndrome (Definition)

Burning mouth syndrome causes chronic burning pain in your mouth. The pain from burning mouth syndrome may affect your tongue, gums, lips, inside of your cheeks, roof of your mouth, or widespread areas of your whole mouth. The pain can be severe, as if you scalded your ...Read more


Pharynx (Definition)

It is the connection between the mouth and the throat. The 3 parts are the oropharynx, nasopharynx, and hypo-pharynx. The pharynx leads into the ...Read more