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Thrush, and tingling tongue and lips?

Thrush, and tingling tongue and lips?

Its very possible: Hopefully yo are being treated with ananti-fungal such as Nystatin or some other med. ...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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Can dry mouth cause tongue and lip tingling.

Can dry mouth cause tongue and lip tingling.

Possibly: A dry mouth can cause many things. Multiple medications are a common source . There are salivary substitutes on the market to try and see if they help. ...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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Sore inside mouth, tingling roof of mouth and tingling tongue. What do they indicate?

Sore inside mouth, tingling roof of mouth and tingling tongue. What do they indicate?

Herpes: Herpes outbreak/cold sores will often start as a tingling sensation before the lesions appear. Herpes simplex is the virus that causes cold sores and mouth lesions. Other types of herpes virus cause other things like shingles and chicken pox or sexually transmitted disease. Herpes lives in nerve tracts, breaking out when resistence is down. It's why there is a tingling before the lesion shows. ...Read more

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Sore inside mouth tingling roof of mouth and tingling toungue, what to do?

Sore inside mouth tingling roof of mouth and tingling toungue, what to do?

See oral surgeon: See an oral surgeon to get this evaluated. Then he can treat this or refer you to another specialist. ...Read more

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Sore inside mouth tingling roof of mouth and tingling tongue. What does this indicate?

Sore inside mouth tingling roof of mouth and tingling tongue. What does this indicate?

See a dentist: See a dentist. Not possible to give you an answer here without clinical examination and xrays. ...Read more

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Ear pain, sinus pressure, tingling tongue, tingling roof of mouth and pressure on roof of mouth. Causes?

Ear pain, sinus pressure, tingling tongue, tingling roof of mouth and pressure on roof of mouth. Causes?

Sinus infection: Hard to say. Other than tongue symptoms, this sounds like a sinus infection. I would start with a visit to the M.D. He/she may recommend a ct scan. ...Read more

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Numbness in face forehead throat tongue lips ?

Numbness in face forehead throat tongue lips ?

Brain problem: If this is not stressed induced than you need to seek medical evaluation for potential brain problems. This grouping of signs/symptoms refers to specific anatomy locations. ...Read more

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What can cause finger, lips and tongue swelling?

What can cause finger, lips and tongue swelling?

Angioedema: Sounds like angioedema, a deeper dermal inflammation of mucosal membranes such as the locations described. Initial therapy consists of oral antihistamine therapy but you should absolutely get in to see an allergist for for evaluation since angioedema can come in different flavors and require different therapies. ...Read more

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Sore throat,very smooth oral mucosa,bad mouth taste and tingling lips and itchy rash on hands feet and lips together with UTI, any possible diagnosis?

Sore throat,very smooth oral mucosa,bad mouth taste and tingling lips and itchy rash on hands feet and lips together with UTI, any possible diagnosis?

Multiple: You have a variety of symptoms involving lips, hands, feet, urinary tract , mouth..that it is difficult to guess at a diagnosis. Please see a family doctor to get an accurate history as to duration and severity and sequence of your symptoms. After some testing,a diagnosis will be reached.Best of luck and salaams. ...Read more

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Can tmj+frequent lip/inside lip biting habit cause slight tingling in lips? No other symptoms, just mild lip tingling off and on.

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Irrelevant: Lip-biting syndrome is a chronic anxiety disorder and has nothing to do with TMJ disorder. See your PCP for consultation and treatment to relieve anxiety or stress. ...Read more

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My upper lip and nose tingling and numb, what would cause that??

My upper lip and nose tingling and numb, what would cause that??

PARESTHESIA EVAL: You need an exam labs and evaluation. A focused neurological exam and potential MRI of the cervical spine and brain. Labs to check B12 Folic Acid, Lyme titers, RPR and TFTS ...Read more

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Sores on back tongue, throat area, and under tongue. Only sores under tongue tingle sometimes. Back of tongue slightly patchy white. ?

Sores on back tongue, throat area, and under tongue. Only sores under tongue tingle sometimes. Back of tongue slightly patchy white. ?

Possibly viral: Many types of throat infections can have sores in the mouth/tongue. Viral illnesses may be the most common. strep certainly can causes sores in the throat but patients with that infection are usually more ill with high fevers. Another possibility would by a yeast (thrush) infection which would be treated differently then other infections. Throat culture may be indicated. Seek a medical provider ...Read more

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Can you get swelling on gums, tongue, roof of mouth, and lips from Oral Allergy Syndrome?

Can you get swelling on gums, tongue, roof of mouth, and lips from Oral Allergy Syndrome?

Oral Allergic Signs: Yes, swelling and redness of the gums, tongue or other oral structures can be a sign of allergy especially if the onset is sudden. The allergic reaction can continue on to serious respiratory or other systemic manifestations so you should seek medical care right away. ...Read more

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What would cause a tingling sensation on the floor of mouth? Feeling moved to inside of gums below bottom teeth, tongue,and face below lips above chin

What would cause a tingling sensation on the floor of mouth? Feeling moved to inside of gums below bottom teeth, tongue,and face below lips above chin

Rather than guess: These types of situations require a personal clinical evaluation, along with some x-rays to determine cause. A proper diagnosis is recommended rather than a list of possibilities which are pure guesses made over the internet. Set up an appointment with your local dentist. ...Read more

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Rash under upper lip also kinda numb and swollen?

Rash under upper lip also kinda numb and swollen?

Rash under upper lip: By 'under upper lip', i assume you mean inner lip. This could be many things - cold sore, canker sore, reaction to a food or medicine you've come into contact with. Rashes are notoriously hard to diagnose without a picture, so make sure you check it out with your doctor! ...Read more

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I am experiencing sore throat, toothache, bad breath, tongue problems (quality: white patches,white hairy) and lip swelling with bumps on my top lip.

I am experiencing  sore throat, toothache, bad breath, tongue problems (quality: white patches,white hairy) and lip swelling with bumps on my top lip.

Sounds like: fungal infection. You should see a doctor for definitive diagnosis and proper treatment. Also, diabetes can predispose you to oral infections, so you should ask your doctor about it. ...Read more

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Numbness in face forehead throat tongue lips ?

Brain problem: If this is not stressed induced than you need to seek medical evaluation for potential brain problems. This grouping of signs/symptoms refers to specific anatomy locations. ...Read more

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Numbness hands, feet, lips and the tip of the tongue these symptoms comes and go! can that be related to anxiety?

Numbness hands, feet, lips and the tip of the tongue these symptoms comes and go! can that be related to anxiety?

Treatment : These symptoms can be related to anxiety, but it is so important that you get a medical check up. If your symptoms are related to anxiety there is effective treatment that can bring you relief from your physical symptoms as well as relief from other aspects of your anxiety. Psychotherapeutic treatment can make it easier to think clearly about your life and what your anxiety is telling you. Best. ...Read more

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Painful burning tongue/mouth/hroat for months, w/sometimes numbness of tongue/lips. Drs. Have said only "burning mouth syndrome" - no solution. Help!?

Painful burning tongue/mouth/hroat for months, w/sometimes numbness of tongue/lips. Drs. Have said only "burning mouth syndrome" - no solution. Help!?

Causes: For bms are multifactorial - etiology can be medical (systemic) pharmaceutical, oral candidiasis and the list goes on. I would recommend being evaluated by an oral surgeon if your dentist hasn't been able to help. Ought also to consult with your physician. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Whats wrong when you have severe headaches, numbness to the hand, lip also tongue?

Whats wrong when you have severe headaches, numbness to the hand, lip also tongue?

A lot! Get checked!: Numbness can be present in a number of ailments and you need to get checked by a physician and/or neurologist. Very bad things can be happening like brain cancer or some type of nerve damage (degenerative disease) so it's important to find someone who can help. Make fixing this your priority. ...Read more

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I have unexplained numbness left lips & tip of tongue few days & blisters on right wrist; pain on &off in right lung & neck below jaw. related? cause?

? herpes zoster: It is possible that you have developed herpes zoster, a viral infection similar to the chicken pox virus. This is becoming increasingly common and there are vaccines for this. The typical findings on clinical examination are blisters, pain and possibly numbness. See your physician for a specific diagnosis. ...Read more

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About week, when standing, right hand & foot fall asleep & lips, tongue & under right eye have novacaine numbness feeling. Should I be concerned?

About week, when standing, right hand & foot fall asleep & lips, tongue & under right eye have novacaine numbness feeling. Should I be concerned?

Yes: Go to ER if it happens again. Vascular supply can be compromised due to orthostatic hypotension or plug. See physician immediately. Without full evaluation impossible to diagnose. ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause numbness in the lips and mouth?

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Can anxiety cause numbness in the lips and mouth?

Numbness: Also called paresthesias, yes it is common, along with other symptoms of anxiety. ...Read more

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Why is my mouth and tongue having numbness?

Why is my mouth and tongue having numbness?

Personal evaluation: A numb feeling in the mouth or tongue could have many possible causes, such as but not limited to an early sign of aphthous stomatitis, a dry mouth (xerostomia), from medications, hormonal changes, certain medical conditions, or allergies. See your dentist who may need to refer you to your physician for an evaluation. ...Read more

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My lips and the top of the tongue is numb from alcohol, should I be concerned?

Numb tongue and lips: Numbness of any kind is not normal. You should check with your doctor, but i would assume this is a warning sign that you shouldn't drink alcohol. Or at least, you should not drink that particular type of alcohol. ...Read more

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Why do my lips & tongue go numb after a few alcoholic drinks? I thought it was normal but my friends say that doesn't happen to them. My husband think

Why do my lips & tongue go numb after a few alcoholic drinks? I thought it was normal but my friends say that doesn't happen to them. My husband think

Quit alcohol: Alcohol is a poison and it never did any body any good, ever, so quit drinking. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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Right side of mouth drooped yesterday for about an hour, today got tingling and numbness on same side of face and tongue in past had this on left side?

Right side of mouth drooped yesterday for about an hour, today got tingling and numbness on same side of face and tongue in past had this on left side?

It could be: TIA, even though you are kind of young for this condition. If you are on birth control pills and smoke, these are risk factors. You should see your doctor asap. ...Read more

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Is numbness of the mouth and tongue a symptom of an allergy?

Is numbness of the mouth and tongue a symptom of an allergy?

Mouth numb: Is numbness of the mouth and tongue a symptom of an allergy? ANS Could be send more details. ...Read more

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What could cause extreme sensitivity to salt? My tongue and lips go numb whenever I eat foods with salt.

What could cause extreme sensitivity to salt?  My tongue and lips go numb whenever I eat foods with salt.

Sensitivity: I doubt there is any other reason for this other than an idiosyncratic reactivity to the exposure of your tongue to salt seeing that you report no other unusual reactions to other spices or foods. ...Read more

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Why is my tongue feeling strange and numb at times? My lips are cracked as well. Worried there is something very wrong

Below: I would suggest pushing fluids, water, for the next few days and see if this does not make a difference. If after one week of increased fluids, there is not improvement, then see your DR if it continues. ...Read more

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My tongue and lips feel numb after using magic mouthwash?

My tongue and lips feel numb after using magic mouthwash?

They're supposed to: Magic mouthwash often contains Lidocaine which is a local anesthetic or numbing agent. It also contains dyphenhydramine which can cause numbing. Magic mouthwash is supposed to make your mouth feel numb to lessen the pain of the oral lesion or sore in your mouth. ...Read more

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My tongue, lips and fingers have been feeling numb. I also have headache. What could be wrong with me?

See your doctor: You have symptoms which could be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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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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Numbness Or Tingling (Definition)

Numbness is a clinical finding in which one is unable to detect stimuli such ...Read more