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Having severe pain in tongue and face since small growth removed from tongue. Is this much pain normal? I had small growth( 1/2 size of a q- tip head) removed from tongue 1 week ago. The pain is so severe. I am unable to eat even liquid without stabbi

Having severe pain in tongue and face since small growth removed from tongue. Is this much pain normal? I had small growth( 1/2 size of a q- tip head) removed from tongue 1 week ago.  The pain is so severe.   I am  unable to eat even liquid without stabbi

Growth cut by laser?: Are you seeing the dentist for a follow-up? Was it for a biopsy? If a scalpel was used to cut the growth, it can sometimes take up to 6-8 weeks to be fully healed. Ibuprofen is a great anti-inflammatory agent that can help reduce pain. Stay away from acidic foods & alcohol-based mouthwashes. Gly-oxide otc antiseptic mouthwash can help too. Make sure you have an appt to see a dentist. ...Read more

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I have severe pain on the right side of my neck. It leads up under my jawline and hurts under my tongue. My right submandibular has already been taken?

Pain: Should be investigated. Did you mean to say that your right submandibular gland had been taken out? If so, why? Should be seen by either oral and maxillo-facial surgeon or by ear/nose/throat specialist to determine cause of the pain. Please call for an appointment. ...Read more

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I get severe pain in my tongue and mouth I yawn hard. I have also had odd pain my muscles when flex.

I get severe pain in my tongue and mouth I yawn hard. I have also had odd pain my muscles when flex.

Get checked: Get checked by a neurologist. Most likely there is some toxin or pathogen affecting the tongue and TM joints when you yawn. Also check the patency of the cranial nerves innervating the tongue. Rule out Lyme disease. ...Read more

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I have TMJ with severe pain. On a scale pf 1-10, its a10. I've had botox and arthocentesis and I still have a locked jaw for 3 months. I am now experiencing numbness andtingling all over my face and in my tongue which I find very strange. What should I do

Need a team approach: Since there are multiple symptoms of longstanding duration that previous treatments have not relieved so far, consider visiting the TMJ pain management clinic of a major hospital center, preferably affiliated with a dental school. It requires a team approach to diagnose and treat. Imaging of the joint area is needed and a neurologist should be consulted in addition to a head and neck specialist. ...Read more

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I have severe pain on one side of my soft palate. Pain is travelling down under my tongue and to my ear. Small bumps and whitish patch on soft palate?

I have severe pain on one side of my soft palate. Pain is travelling down under my tongue and to my ear. Small bumps and whitish patch on soft palate?

See oral surgeon: A dentist or oral surgeon needs to actually see then evaluate your problem to determine the best type of treatment. Small bumps and whitish patch describes a number of possible problems so the need to visibly see your condition is important. ...Read more

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I have these red bumps in my throat and sone at the very back of my tongue. It is causing SEVERE pain,and I have lost my voice?

I have these red bumps in my throat and sone at the very back of my tongue. It is causing SEVERE pain,and I have lost my voice?

Acute laryngitis?: See your doctor ASAP. These symptoms do not sound good, are not normal, and you may be playing with fire here if your throat starts swelling up too. Have it checked immediately so you can get immediate pain relief and determine the cause of your condition. You didn't state the history, which will determine what's really going on. Must be examined in person. ...Read more

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What are some causes of severe pain in the left rib cage?

Could: Be musculoskeletal. You dont have cancer right? Sometimes you can get a rib fracture - this happens is rowers... Competitive ones. ...Read more