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Medicine For Tongue Lesions
Not enough info: What kind of lesions do you mean? There are numerous possible causes. ...Read more
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
Are tongue lesions a serious medical condition or are they curable what should I do this is the second time something on my tongue has occurred. ?
What could tongue lesions, irritation, swelling, lumps, white patch, dry tongue, blueish on sides be? I'm 18 and going to ENT tomorrow. I am scared
Spit test is positive for thrush I have white/yellowish tongue lesions inside lips, white patches on cheeks can the test work for a different infectio?
Initially I was told I have canker sores ulcers now tongue lesions and doctor says cold sores hsv1 I'm not homosexual or perform oral sex on anyone ?
Herpes simplex: Over 85% of the population has been infected with HSV and can reactivate at any time. Do not know if that is what you actually have, but if you have no risk factors (unprotected sex, sharing needles, etc.) HIV and other STDs should not be a concern. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Antibiotics: I am sure there are others but the most common is antibiotics. Broad spectrum antibiotics kill all bacteria--good and bad. This allows other micro organisms to thrive, most often fungi. This is the cause of yeast infections or thrush which leaves a white film in your mouth and other personal areas. ...Read more
Usually does an episode of geographic tongue resolve? Or will it persist with constantly changing lesions for life?
Black tongue: anything containing bismuth, pepto-bismal for example. Also seen in chronic mouth breathers ...Read more
What does it mean when your tongue is fill of cracks and you keep biting the sides causing lesions?
Depends: Get checked out, and make sure there are no B vitamin deficiencies. Also make sure you do not have food sensitivities and have enough omega 3's. ...Read more
Is medication only way to rid of hairy tongue? Is there a way to rid of hairy tongue naturally? Do i need to take medicine to rid of it?
I have some white lesions on my tongue since last september. They sometimes disappear and pop up again. I am thought that maybe they are fungi.
Can be deadly: White lesions in the mouth should be checked . There are many carcinomas of the mouth that start out as white lesions. However, there are also many white lesions that are benign. If the lesions are on the top part of your tongue and they come and go, you may have a candida (yeast infection). If those white lesions are from inflammation they could be leukoplakia which is precancerous. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My tongue is bisected and my teeths are broken due to falling from stares .... For cure that I use medicine which name was canaloge cream for my tongue relief.... Which affected my tongue ?
See a dentist: In trauma cases, one thing to be concerned about is tooth fragments impaled in the tissue (lip, cheek, tongue, etc) if there are tooth fragments caught in the soft tissue, that can lead to infection or other reactions if not treated properly. See a dentist immediately. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Thrush=Candida: Candida oral fungi normally in low numbers, but can overgrow forming white patches. Associated with antibiotics that kill the good bacteria, stress or immune suppression from various diseases & medications. Eating yogurt with live cultures or rinsing & swallowing pro-biotic mixtures with lacto-bacillus can restore a normal balance. Vaginal antifungals have been used: rx meds work best; see your dr. ...Read more