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Sore Cracked Tongue White Cheeks
My tongue is white & cracked and I have a sore, really dark spot on the side of it, is this anything to be worried about?
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
I have a small sore inside my cheek. The very tip of it looks red. It is very small, maybe a few centimeters.I can feel it with my tongue.
Be sure of diagnosis: Get examined please. Canker sores are common aphthous ulcers of mouth that occur situationally, often in response to stressors, are bacterial or viral, & can be treated topically with many otc products that reduce local discomfort & potentially speed healing. However, oral/dental problems & a number of systemic diseases cause canker sore-like lesions--crohn's, behcet's, STD's, cancer. Get checked. ...Read more
I've eaten a lot of toxic waste sour candies and now my tongue is cracked and sore. Is there a good way to soothe it?
You might: Try the biotene system (available at local drug stores) and quit eating the candy. Get checked out by a dentist asap as well. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Hey I've had pus on my right cheek and like a little sore on my right side of my tongue like a month ago and now it seems to appear again out of nowea?
A big cold-sore like lesion between the crack of my cheek and right upper gums. Painful since this morning. What is causing this?
I have sore on the side the inside of my cheek and now my tongue. What could it be? And how should I take care of it? Im not sexually active.
Canker sore: You probably developed canker sores. A common lesion of the cheeks and tongue area. We think if maybe an autoimmune response to certain triggers like stress, illness, foods, etc. They go away within two weeks. No cure. Just treat the symptoms. Take mild pain med. Apply over-the-counter canker sore meds to numb or cover them so you can eat. Avoid spicy or acidy food and drink. Not contagious. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have some what large bumps or sores on the inside of my left cheek, a very painful yellowish sore or bump on the right side of my tongue, and more?
Well: Few possibilities. But the. Or Tom line is you need to see doctor for exam and then a diagnosis. This is important now so get going ...Read more
Last year october i kissed my then boyfriend, i ended up with a sore dry cracked burning white tongue. Which has persisted up to now. Possible causes?
I have had a sore tongue for 3 or 4 days it feels burnt and it has a crack on the surface that hurts tongue cancer?
No: You should see ENT doctor to be evaluated and treated ,most likely is infection or secondary to trauma. ...Read more
Had crowns removed today and dentist said I bit my tongue. My tongue has a pussy sore and is black and inside Cheek is black.
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
Yellowish bump on side of tongue,white bumps on tip of tongue,very painful and some what large bumps on the inside of left cheek and my jaw feels sore?
Tongue: Exam by dentist should resolve your issues. ...Read more
Cracked raw tongue, red down the center, whitish on outside , bumps in the back sore for 2 days now, gargled with warm salt water
Hello, I've notice two white bumps inside my mouth one my right cheek, and in my bottom lip, my tongue's white with reddish circles in the edges, and also a cracked tongue.! ...reason I'm asking I won't be able to go to the nearest hospital due to a expir
MouthWhiteAintNormal: Suggestion: Go to the nearest bathroom & gently brush your teeth,cheeks & tongue and see what remains.If the white is still there, you may have "oral thrush" that would need a prescription and an evaluation to see why you have it(it's like a yeast infection,so don't add any flour).If it goes away, then maybe you're dehydrated from lack of fluids or a medication you are taking.In any case see a doc ...Read more
Can you have a canker sore on your gums? On the side near where the teeth are and not just the inner cheek, tongue, or inside of the lips?
Yes: Recurrent aphthous ulcers are very common on the soft tissue just below the margin of the gum tissue as opposed to a "cold sore" which are recurrent herpetic lesions which respond to Acyclovir or Valtrex (valacyclovir). They also look like blisters before since they have fluid inside them. Aphthous ulcers can recur in the same spots but do not develop a blister. An Rx for Kenalog in Orabase may help for pain. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I have a sore throat and unbearable pain in left side of face, with white patches on inside of cheek and under tongue. Negative strep culture at er.
Started with cold sore on cheek, sore on roof of month, feel like sores in throat now painful red dots on tip of my tongue.
Could be serious: This sounds like an innocent disease called herpangina from a virus that mostly affects children. And it is possible you have it, if you are exposed to children. However, you are 62. At this age some other more serious things could be happening and I would urge you to see a clinician soon. Meanwhile for comfort you can use warm salt water gargles and Tylenol. Good luck! ...Read more