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Toddler Soars In Mouth Bite Tongue Or Infection
I got braces 6 days ago and the mouth-opener cut the bed of my tongue. No whiteness/visible infection, just irritated. Is it normal to hurt this long?
Tongue cuts hurt: Lots of "sensors" in the tongue so this can be very painful. Luckily the tongue heals rapidly and even large cuts typically do not need help (like stitches) to heal. ...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
Is there any self test to know fungal infection in mouth especially in tongue?Can it be a cause of halitosis?
Candidiasis-thrush: A doctor or dentist (and sometimes pharmacist) can tell you if you have the yeast infection candidiasis, which can cause halitosis. The mouth usually has red spots or a white area that when wiped off leaves a red spot. It is usually treated with nystatin. It is important to find out the cause of thrush as it can sometimes be a symptom of another disease. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What do you think is causing metallic taste in my mouth? I've had a metallic taste in my mouth for 2 months. Today i looked at my tongue and it is a dark yellowish orange color. I went to the denist a month ago to rule out an infection and the taste maybe
I've had a yeast infection in my mouth for a long time than it moved down below! my saliva glands are all swallowen up under neath my tongue?
Sores in mouth white tongue red patches on skin was told it was a yeast infection given fluconazole I feel worse after taking it?
I have a pretty nasty viral infection in my mouth and sores under my tongue. Its my last week and college, can I drink? Or will this hurt progress?
Follow up to white tongue question i also got jok itch athletes foot and sores in corner of mouth been told yeast infection anything i can take for it?
Recently had a viral infection. Noticed white roof of mouth, furry white tongue, and yellow/red/white spots at back of mouth.
White pimples on tongue and inside mouth. Doctor prescribed nilstat(nystatin) and said its infection. Old one disappeared and new one comes out.
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more