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Tongue thrust?: It's may be a combination of brouxism and tongue thrust, consult your dentist for treatment and cure.. ...Read more
Dental evaluation: In order to keep your tongue clean and healthy, use a tongue scraper every day. The numb tongue could be one of many things, either dental or medical in origin. I think it's time to see a dentist for a complete and thorough examination. Your dentist can evaluate your issues and advise you accordingly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is partially numb tongue causing my lisp? Should i consider having the nerves repaired? If so, how successful is the surgery?If not, any other option
Yes possibly cause: A partially numb tongue could create or add to a lisping issue. What is causing the numbness issue? A trauma possibly removal of impacted wisdom teeth or tongue piercing could damage the nerve that innervates your tongue. Time is critical here the older the trauma the poorer the chances of healing. If trauma greater than a year old a repair likely will not work. Please consult a oral surgeon ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a numb tongue from waking up after surgery. It's all gone but one spot what could have happened?
How Long ago was it?: It is not uncommon to give local injections in oral surgeries or give topical local to make the intubation less uncomfortable. The local from that could last a while. Also, you could have had compression of your tongue that caused nerve injury. That can take longer to come back. Let your anesthesiologist know. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a numb tongue for a few days and now it's sore at the tip and has started bleeding sometimes when i eat. Could this be serious?
I have an infection under an old lower premolar root canal. Intermittent pain. Can this cause a numb tongue? Appt in 4 days, can this wait until then?
My sister has had tingles on her face, numb tongue and burning feeling in her joints. What could be the cause?
Exam: She will need a comprehensive physical exam, blood work and a neurological evaluation. Please have her examined by a physician ASAP. ...Read more
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