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Swollen Lingual Frenulum
No: See a dentist to find out what's causing this swelling. Benedryl will not have any effect. ...Read more
I have a painful swollen mass on my lingual frenulum. Its not an open sore like a canker sore and looks more like a cystic pimple. ?
What causes the lingual frenulum to become swollen? My sons looks like a uvula. Should i be concerned. He is 14 months.
My lingual frenulum is very swollen as well as the area around it. My bottom gums are very red. Been this way for 3 days now. What should I do?
I have blisters in the right side of my tongue as well as under my lingual frenulum. Inside of my cheeks are also swollen. What's your advice?
Exam: Difficult to give a DX without a visual exam Suggest calling your DR for an apt. ...Read more
Should not: Though it may change speach patterns and they may need to learn how to use the muscles of the tongue more, it should not be a concern. Usually it will free up the tongue and allow them to make the proper pronunciations (s's/t's). You should work with them to help them make the proper sounds now that they can. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tongue lymph tissue : Tonsils are lymph tissue generally & part of the lymphatic system of the immune system. Swollen lingual tonsils, at the base of the tongue, may indicate some type of allergic or immune issue. Keep a diary: food, drinks & toothpaste (flavors) could trigger an immune response. Gastric reflux or sinus drainage could affect this lymph tissue also. Sleep breathing problems could be involved. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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