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The area below my tongue hurts, but only on the left side. What could be the possible cause? It's been hurting for a few days. It's a sharp pain.

The area below my tongue hurts, but only on the left side. What could be the possible cause? It's been hurting for a few days. It's a sharp pain.

Could be...: ...traumatic lesion, scratch, cut, blocked salivary duct, or one of dozens of other causes. If you smoke or abuse alcohol the problem may be even more serious. You need to be physically examined, palpated, and possibly x-rayed. Please see your Dentist or an Oral Surgeon. ...Read more

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I got my tongue pierced. What can cause my tongue and face to be numb, my belly to hurt and my back to have sharp pain?

I got my tongue pierced. What can cause my tongue and face to be numb, my belly to hurt and my back to have sharp pain?

Not tongue piercing!: Your problems are not related to your piercing. Tongue and face numbness can be related to stroke, anxiety, migraines, brain tumors (rare!). Belly pain has at least 100 causes? Where? When? What does it feel like? How long does it last? What brings it on/stops it? Belly pain may or may not be related to back pain. There is no one diagnosis for all of these things. See your doctor! ...Read more

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Sharp pain in right ear when I move my tongue, talk, swallow, or chew? What can cause this? Any eardrops I should get to relieve the pain? Thanks

Sharp pain in right ear when I move my tongue, talk, swallow, or chew? What can cause this? Any eardrops I should get to relieve the pain? Thanks

Referred pain: When ear pain seems to be related to the jaw, worse with chewing or tongue movement, it is common that the pain is actually referred to the ear. Although it's impossible to tell without an exam, you probably have TMJ, which should respond nicely to anti-inflammatories like Motrin ...Read more

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Sharp pain in edge of tongue?

Pain in tongue: There is no way to tell without more information. If the pain is constant, or if this has been chronic or long-standing, see your dentist for an examination. ...Read more

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Help please? What is the sharp pain under my tongue near molars?

Help please? What is the sharp pain under my tongue near molars?

See a dentist: See a dentist who can personally examine you in order to determine the cause of your pain. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what do I do for this sharp pain under my tongue near molars?

Hard to say: Hard to say. However, sharp pain in the mouth is abnormal. Get an examination by a dentist asap. ...Read more

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I have sharp pain in top edge of my tongue and its a litte sore and bumpey, what is it?

I have sharp pain in top edge of my tongue and its a litte sore and bumpey, what is it?

Vague: Tongue pain can be caused by a multitude of triggers- meds, supplements, trauma (biting it, rubbing it against front teeth, vitamin B12 deficiency, taste bud inflammation... (could be geographic tongue with inflammation. If this continues, i would see a dentist. ...Read more

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I am going to be getting a sharp pain on my tongue while sleeping. Mostly in the morning. Please help me out?

Could be..: It could be a number of different things including a nerve disorder or a tumor. I would suggest seeing an oral surgeon or ENT physician for an evaluation. ...Read more