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Milk On Tongue
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
My tongue hurts, is white, white bumps on top of tongue and red spot on side of tongue
some congestion in throat/ on and off sore throat
Sore throat , red on the uvila and soft palet on the roof of mouth, tongue spots that turned into valleys, now white bumps on the back of tongue and ?
Seasonal flu: Seasonal flu is very common viral infection with symptoms you have described. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve) are also recommended every 6 hours. Try to quit the tobacco use, good opportunity. If concerned, see your PCP after 6 days or so. ...Read more
Red bumps on back of my tongue, white small coating on tongue. After tongue brushing taste buds appeared. No pain/itchy. Roof is yelllowish. What is it?
NORMAL: The description you give sounds like normal larger taste buds(papilla) covered by food debris or plaque removed by your more aggressive cleaning. The lack of symptoms also suggests this diagnosis. A more effective cleaning regimen, helped by a dental evaluation should take care of the problem. ...Read more
On and off apetite, appear to be teethmarks on sides of tongue, mucus in throat, my tongue has a whitish film, ?
Viral likely: Most likely this is a viral throat infection which usually runs its course in several days without specific treatment except gargling with warm salt water. The tongue bumps are probably reactive glands. If symptoms worsen instead of gradually improving, see your physician for evaluation and a rapid throat culture to check for strep which is treated with antibiotics. ...Read more
Lump on neck, lump on back of tongue, white spot on tonsil, red dots on tongue (look like large paepelle), white coating on tongue, ear/throat pain.
Doctor can check: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is "super sore", recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). Throat infections can occur along with tongue and ear symptoms. ...Read more
Bumps on tongue: We can't diagnose this without a visual examination. If the bumps and/or the soreness does not resolve itself in 7-10 days, call your dentist or an oral surgeon. ...Read more
The little taste buds on top of tongue have swollen to look like skins tags? Just inside lips swollen bumps on each corner. Not sore?
Swelling: Any bleeding, pain, or as in your case, swelling, are red flags that your body puts up to tell you that something's wrong. Without an examination it's just a guess. Please see your Dentist for an examination to arrive at a differential diagnosis, and from that the appropriate treatment. Dentist will want to know duration of the "bumps" and whether they have changed in size, shape, color. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My fren has black spots on her tounge.Its painless and its at either side of her tounge.Its having small blisters on it.She don't use tounge cleaner?
My daughter has white bumps inside her mouth and on tongue which looks raw on top. Could it be hand foot mouth disease?
Red raw sore on the roof of my mouth. Swollen red bumps on back of tongue and back sides of tongue and white spots on tonsils.
My 1 month old has milk stain tongue. It does not seem to bother her but should I wooffrry? I've tried to wipe it she will let me but it wont come off
Thrush: Thrush is an infection of the mouth caused by the candida fungus, also known as yeast. Candida infection is not limited to the mouth; it can occur in other parts of the body as well, causing diaper rash. Thrush can affect anyone, though it occurs most often in babies and toddlers, older adults, and people with weakened immune system. You need to see a dentist or a doctor for proper diagnosis/tx. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Needs to be seen: I see your question has been posted for a long time ; no one has responded. The reason for that is as much as we would like to have a good answer for you, we can't even attempt to make any reasonable educated guesses. These types of situations need to be evaluated in person. It would be better for you to eat your cereal with milk either right before or at your dentist's office so dds could see it. ...Read more
My 3 year old has What looks like milk on her tongue. Treating it for the last week as thrush and still there what else could it be. Not bothering Her?
Dry mouth: may be she ir a mouth breather and at night her mouth dries and the papiilea of the tongue get hypertrophied and appear dry and white Try using a humidifyer by her bedside and use saline nose spray to help her nose ...Read more
How can you tell the difference between thrush and just milk stain on the tongue of a 1 month old?
Thrush vs. milk: Sometimes it can be challenging to tell the difference between early thrush and retained milk on the tongue. Generally, milk will wipe away when gently scraped, but thrush will not. Thrush on the tongue will generally spread to the inner cheeks, gums and roof of mouth if untreated. Rapid progression of white patches is suggestive of thrush. ...Read more
Wheezy: If your daughter wheezes when crawling she may allergic to the rug, in w hich case keep her off the floor until you get rid of the carpet. ...Read more
My baby is two months n breastfeeding. Her tongue is white due to milk. Is there anyway to remove it.?
Yes: It could be thrush, also known as yeast in the mouth. Usually true thrush is almost impossible to "scrape off" the tongue. Try wiping the tongue with a clean wet wash cloth. If if comes off it probably isn't thrush and is just milk deposits from feeding. If it is whitish, velvety and doesn't come off you will need to seen medical attention for a prescription to kill the yeast. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I scald my tongue on Monday from tasting hot milk and when I went look at my tongue i notice bumps in the back?
When i drink tea with milk in it and nothing to eat my tongue immediately gets a white coating in it. Could i be allergic to milk?
My son has black spots on his tongue and every time I feed him. He throws the milk back up. But he acts normal?
How can you tell the difference between trush or just milk in a 1 week old newborn baby's tongue?
My 19 day old daughter is being fed breast milk and formula via bottle. Her tongue is extremely white. Is this normal?
Small Orange/White bumps on the tip area of my tongue, Burning sensation which worsens when trying to drink any liquid from Water to Coke or even Milk?
Bumps on tongue: hello ~ these painful bumps on the tongue occur very frequently in all of us and they are usually due to reactivation of a virus we get as kids and is usually herpes 1 or coxsackie virus. Best treatment is triamcinolone acetonide 0.1% dental paste applied 3 -4 x a day. You will need a prescription for this. thanks ...Read more
My 3 month old has a thick white coating on his tongue which gradually formed grey spots. Looks like mold! thrush or molding milk?
Should a 6mo with fever be given water to prevent dryness of tongue? Will breast milk or formula be enough to provide required hydration?
Allergy test i took to nuts, fish, milk, soy, was negative. This means, there is no reason for the tongue to swell, and kill me? I have health anxiety
Allergy tests: The tests you had done were food allergens. Although it is encouraging that they are negative, there are other things you could be allergic to, such as aeroallergens: pollens, grasses, trees, weeds and even animals. Any kind of a reaction to allergen could cause tongue swelling. There are other causes of tongue swelling, but allergies & trauma are most common. Not common to kill, though. ...Read more
Dryness of throat and lips and burning sensation on tongue especially at night and after taking milk or sugar?
Need exam: There are a number of things that can cause this, including medicarions, allergies, food sensitivities and more. The best thing do you to do is see a dentist, oral surgeon or your doctor for a complete evaluation of this. In the meantime avoid the sugars. Sugar can cause rapidly progressing tooth decay in a dry mouth. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer