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Red Lesions On Tongue
I have black hairy tongue plus 2 red wart like lesions back of tongue. E.N.T doctor claims I cant see anything how would you like to treat it.?
Tongue: Are you taking antibiotics? Bumps on tongue probably major salivary glands. Call your Adventist for evaluation. ...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
Painful 4-5 red sores on roof of mouth (internal) and some white lesions, tip of tongue has white blister. Fever for 3 days. Due to kissing? Pls help
HSV-1: You may acquired the HSV-1 infection, that is the same virus responsible for cold sores. When the virus causes apthous ulcers, they can be very annoying as you well know. See the Dr. For a definitive diagnosis as there are oral pain medications and anti-virals that can help you. Best wishes. ...Read more
Depends on diagnosis: Diagnosis must precede treatment. You need to have a clinical examination to determine your diagnosis and treatment recommendations will follow. See your physician. ...Read more
What would make your tongue feel like you bit it but didn't. There is no sores or redness and the feeling comes and goes and lasts for minutes.?
In a 3 yrs old Strawberry tongue like signs only on the tongue. No redness and no other signs. Can it just be normal and nothing to worry about?
Strawberry tongue two things I'm thinking about Kawasaki or scarlet fever. So you need high fevers for a 4 to 5 days, peeling on the lips comma or desquamating rash to be Kawasaki.
For scarlet fever you should be looking for Sandy paper like rash. Go to your doctor for further evaluation because either disease have different course of management. ...Read more
Both sides of the bottom of my tongue feels like I bit it but I'm certain I didn't. There's no visible redness but there are 2 symmetrical lines.
Likely Typical: The two lines are probably the blood vessels typically located on either side of the floor of the mouth. The discomfort you sense is possibly a sensitivity to something you eat or drank which caused the issue. If it continues, please have it checked by your dentist. ...Read more
Pain on tongue: You can try to gargle with salt water for swelling. Drink plenty of fluids and rest. Try to recall what happened to make your tongue sore and avoid that in the future. If it persists more than a week pr if you have fevers, bleeding, difficulty breathing then see your doctor. ...Read more
Salivary stone?: Stones can form in your salivary ducts just as they can in your kidneys. This is one possibility. See your dentist or oral surgeon to get it checked out. ...Read more
Burning sensation on tongue. Tongue was not recently burned. No redness or bumps. What could be the cause?
Burning Mouth: Syndrome can be related to problems with taste and sensory nerves of the peripheral or central nervous system. It can also be caused by dry mouth, fungal infections, nutritional deficiencies, allergies, acid reflux, medications, hypothyroidism, irritation, and anxiety or depression. ...Read more
What cause the redness under your tongue and black veins, also the fatness on the side of your tongue?
Veins: Red vessels are arteries full of oxygen. Darker vessels are usually blue/purple veins. They are a different color due to their lack of oxygen. You can see them under your tongue because the mucosa layer covering them is very thin there. The tongue is a muscle, so pretty much anything regarding its natural size and shape is muscular in nature. ...Read more
Yes I have dark marks under my tongue with skin that looks like it's peeling off what would this be lots of redness 2?
Exam: See an oral surgeon or ENT doc for diagnosis. ...Read more
I noticed for 2-3 weeks or so my kids 3 & 4 years old have typical strawberry tongue type spots without redness or high fever. Is it OK?
Tongue weakness, I can hardly move my tongue, I have trouble eating swollowing and speaking. My tongue looks normal no swelling, no redness?
If acute, get to ER: If this is an acute/sudden phenomenon, go right to the er please. You may have an early anaphylactic reaction or neurologic issue that requires prompt evaluation and treatment! ...Read more
I have tongue weakness, find it hard to eat, swollow and speak can hardly move it around. But it looks normal no redness, not sore or swollen?
See neurologist: A neurologist may be more appropriate.Get a more detailed answer ›
I bit side of my tongue two days ago, there is no unusual redness. As the edge of my teeth is sharp there, when swallowing it is so sore what can I do?
Apply: Over the counter medication called Oragel to the bitten area of your tongue. ...Read more
Hi, had a flu and it is better but it hurts to swallow, the back of my tongue is painful constantly and so are my ears with no redness?
May be inflamed: "Flu" is the condition caused by the influenza virus with symptoms of runny nose, fever, sore throat and cough. However, lay people tend to call the ailment that causes vomiting and diarrhea flu also. If you had vomiting with your bout of flu, it would not be unusual to have persistent inflammation in the esophagus, back of throat and tongue with referred pain to the ears for a couple of days. ...Read more
My baby has fever blister on tongue n redness of gums n 2 pimple lik rash on face with v poor appetite?
I have a sore spot on the tip of my tongue, but no white spot like mouth ulcer or any redness. It's sore when the spot is rubbed by teeth. Anxiety?
Maybe irritation: Could be irritation from a sharp tooth, trauma while eating or a burn from hot food. If not resolved within a week, see a dentist for evaluation. ...Read more
I take fenofibrate lipid regulating agent, thus it trigger allergy. Eg.sneezing watery nose, redness of both eyes, itchiness of tongue with preckles ontop?
Symptoms: I have Throat redness, Red swollen tonsils, Swollen uvula, gary furry tongue and runny nose, what is wrong?
Red Smooth Patch: My best guess would be something called geographic tongue. I said a "guess". While you could "google" it and see if the adjacent photo looks like what you have, we can't diagnose these things over the internet (nor should you!). If you are smart, you will visit your dentist for a definitive diagnosis. Then your own dentist can discuss whatever you need to know about your condition. ...Read more
A number of things: This could be a number of possibilities that would be too numerous to disclose in this format. Please see your dentist. ...Read more
Could be: Many possibilities. See your dentist or physician for exam. ...Read more
NOTHING!: You are most likely seeing taste buds...Like always having a dental professional put there eyes on it in person can verify exactly what you are seeing. ...Read more
Picture please: Are you a smoker? Do you drink alcohol? Have you been on antibiotics? Is the area sore? I see that you are on alboz (omeprazole). This medication can cause color changes to the tongue. The tongue can be severely affected by vitamin deficiencies as well which can lead to color changes. I would recommend that you see your physician to evaluate this condition. ...Read more