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Check with dentist: Impossible to answer without an examination. This could be anything from an infection, a wound, swollen taste buds, a buildup of plaque, a buildup of nicotine stain, geographic tongue, cancer, or nothing serious. Have this examined by your dentist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can't: This is genetic and cannot be changed... Sorry.. ...Read more
Tender gums, sensitive to pressure teeth, rough tongue, not really tasting much. Getting tired of this, please help.
yes: The tongue has taste buds or papillae that are used to sense sweet, sour, salt bitter and umami. The ones in the back or base of the tongue are called circumvallate or vallate papillae and are responsible for bitter. ...Read more
White spots under tongue, rough sore spots under tongue & back sides of tongue also on creases between cheek &gum. Very painful when i bit my cheek?
Unfortunately: These types of situations require a one on one clincial exam for a diagnosis and proper treatment. Merely listing some possibilities will be of no service to you. Schedule an appointment with a local dentist. ...Read more
My tongue is rigid and rough looking, and every time someone sees it they always ask what's wrong with it?
I have a white, rough area on my tongue that sometimes feels as if it was burned. The area has grown over the past few months.?
Erosive candidiasis: You may have erosive candidiasis. This is a yeast infection that eats away the small hairlike projections called papilla on the tongue. Another reason is geographic tongue. Which is benign. Please see an oral surgeon or an oral pathologist to rule out cancer and make a definitive diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why does the surface of my tongue feel dry and rough? It is more in the middle and towards the back. The tip feels pretty much normal.
Varied answers: The tongue of course has many different types of structure that make it up, and some parts can feel different then others. If you think you are having a problem, it is wise to have the tongue examined by a dentist to conclusively determine if every thing is typical or not. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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