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I have a white spot under my tongue and it hurts. Is this a blister?

I have a white spot under my tongue and it hurts. Is this a blister?

Might be: Could be a blister or a clogged salivary duct or an ulceration. Most common = ulceration. Rinse with warm salt water and keep an eye on it. If it worsens, see your dentist. ...Read more

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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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I started to notice a growth of a white spot and like wings under my tongue. It hurts a bit. The white spot is under my tongue right on the line that?

I started to notice a growth of a white spot and like wings under my tongue. It hurts a bit. The white spot is under my tongue right on the line that?

Seek Rx: Any pain, bleeding, or swelling should be immediately evaluated. Any white lesions in mouth should be immediately evaluated. Please see Oral and Maxillary Surgeon ASAP. OTCs, herbs, unguents, salves, and snake oil are NOT substitutes for a professional evaluation. Don't ignore this. Probably nothing, but get it checked. ...Read more

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Following a real bad toothache, came this lump that feels really big but I can't see it. It's under my tongue in the same spot I had the toothache. It's hurts really bad. Can you tell me what that is?

Following a real bad toothache, came this lump that feels really big but I can't see it. It's under my tongue in the same spot I had the toothache. It's hurts really bad. Can you tell me what that is?

Treatment to Tooth??: Rarely does the infection from an absceesed tooth swell to the tongues side of the lower jaw(mandible). As the previous clinician advise,d see your dentist for advice care and a referral to an Oral Surgeon. ...Read more

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Under my tongue (duct submandibular gland) i believe it is. There is a tiny blister like, it doesn't hurt or anything. I burst it it cam back. Std? Or?

Under my tongue (duct submandibular gland) i believe it is. There is a tiny blister like, it doesn't hurt or anything. I burst it it cam back. Std? Or?

Call your dentist: Have your dentist check for stones in the duct. Sometimes you need to have an oral surgeon remove them if they don't go away on their own. ...Read more

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I have one inflamed tonsil. And white spots on the tonsil, the roof of my mouth and under my tongue. They hurt really bad. I can't talk or eat, help! ?

I have one inflamed tonsil. And white spots on the tonsil, the roof of my mouth and under my tongue. They hurt really bad. I can't talk or eat, help! ?

See your doc: You need to be evaluated for infection. You may need antibiotics and additional care to speed your recovery. Until then salt water gargles, anti inflamatories and warm packs may help. If you are unable to drink enough to stay hydrated, are drooling because you can't swallow your saliva, or have fever or chills seek care immediately. ...Read more

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How to remove an irritated white spot under my tongue?

How to remove an irritated white spot under my tongue?

Don't touch it !: Let an oral surgeon take a look at it. It needs to be determined if it is an ulceration caused by trauma or a lesion that needs to be removed. This is not something you can do yourself. ...Read more

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What does a blue spot under my tongue mean?

What does a blue spot under my tongue mean?

Blood vessel?: Probably a blood vessel. However, there is some other pathology that that may need attention. You must see a dentist to have it looked at and rule out other possibilities. ...Read more

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Receiving worried about spot under my tongue please help me?

See your dentist: There are many economical and painless tests to determine if the spot under your tongue needs treatment. If you need treatment, the sooner you go the easier treatment will be. ...Read more

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I have a very small little spot under my tongue that comes when I am chewing food although it is not near a tooth. It is unddr gum and tongue?

I have a very small little spot under my tongue that comes when I am chewing food although it is not near a tooth. It is unddr gum and tongue?

Gland, infection etc: You need to have your dentist look at this. It could be a gland, stopped up salivary duct, infection or a host of other things. The only way to diagnose this is to have a professional look at it and help give you options on what it is and what can be done. If it is a problem you want to address it now and not let it go. ...Read more

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I found a 1/4 inch blood spot under my tongue?

I found a 1/4 inch blood spot under my tongue?

Very common: This problem is usually the result of either traumatic injury or blockage of a salivary gland duct. If the blood spot lasts for more than two weeks, you should see your dentist. ...Read more

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I have a clear blister under my tongue and it comes back everytime I pop it. its been going on for two or three weeks?

I have a clear blister under my tongue and it comes back everytime I pop it. its been going on for two or three weeks?

Ranula: There are many major and minor salivary glands in the oral cavity and within the face. Many times there can be blockages, partial or complete, that can result in symptoms similar to yours. Seeking the help of an oral and maxillofacial surgeon may be helpful, who can further evaluate you clinically and obtain radiological tests. ...Read more

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I'm 18 I have a dry spot under my tongue, what is it ?

I'm 18 I have a dry spot under my tongue, what is it ?

Dry spot?: I don't see how it could be dry under your tongue. Regardless, whatever it is that you are referring to should be seen by your dentist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a swollen spot under my tongue close to the back side of my teeth. It is sore. What could it be?

I have a swollen spot under my tongue close to the back side of my teeth. It is sore. What could it be?

See your dentist: I would have it evaluated by your dentist or primary care physician. A minor infection on the tongue, tooth abscess or a swollen salivary gland is not uncommon and can cause pain and irritation. The proper diagnosis is the key to a successful treatment. See your dentist for evaluation and diagnosis. ...Read more

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What causes a watery blister under the tongue?

What causes a watery blister under the tongue?

Salivary Gland: A translucent watery blister under the tongue is most likely a mucous retention cyst, mucocele, or ranula which occurs when the duct of a salivary gland becomes occluded. The gland continues to produce saliva and cannot empty into the mouth, resulting in a ballooning effect of the duct or gland depending on the location of the blockage. ...Read more

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I have a huge mouth blister under the tongue?

Ok: How long has it been there? Any habits like smoking or chewing tobacco? Is it actually an ulcer or a blister? Condition of your teeth? The answers to these questions will help your local dentist or physician make a proper diagnosis. Give either of them a call for an appointment. ...Read more

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What could be causing soreness under the tongue as well as a patchy white spot?

What could be causing soreness under the tongue as well as a patchy white spot?

Thrush: Candidiasis or thrush is a fungal infection (mycosis) of any of the candida species (all yeasts), of which Candida Albicans is the most common. It is also commonly referred to as a yeast infection. ...Read more

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I have bumps under my tongue that are not painful or itchy. Almost look like blisters. can you tell me what they are?

I have bumps under my tongue that are not painful or itchy. Almost look like blisters. can you tell me what they are?

Bumps: It is impossible to tell you what these bumps are without seeing them. Do you have pain? How long have they been present? See a dentist or oral surgeon for an evaluation. This is the way to get answers. ...Read more

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