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Dr. John Thaler
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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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Blistering (Definition)

Blistering is a bubble of skin filled with fluid. They can occur to excessive rubbing (as with a new pair of ...Read more


Dr. Stephen Calendine
Board Certified, Dentistry
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I get these little clear blisters/bubbles under my tongue all the time and they hurt... I'm kind of scared for what they could be...

I get these little clear blisters/bubbles under my tongue all the time and they hurt... I'm kind of scared for what they could be...

Don't worry: Minor salivary glands that get blocked are clear little bumps(clear saliva in a tiny skin sack) that heal once they pop. ...Read more

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Dr. Umesh Patel
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Dr. Richard Durando
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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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Dr. Dave Burns
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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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Dr. Umesh Patel
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Dr. Laura Yauch
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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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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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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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Dr. Kenneth Van Stralen
Board Certified, Dentistry
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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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Dr. Gary Sandler
Board Certified, Dentistry
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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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Dr. David Mjos
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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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Dr. Paul Grin
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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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