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I had two tongue lacerations as a result of an auto accident two months ago. The plastic surgeon at the hospital fixed one of them, but figured that the other would heal. Unfortunately it healed as a flap hanging off my tongue and after follow-up with t
I have healed lacerations on my tongue due to a poor bite. Adjusting now done. Can surgical glue close these healed deep creases or just leave them?
I have ulcers under my tongue and also some tongue swelling. My tongue also looks like it has laserations on it. What should I do for this?
Needs evaluation: While small to medium size cuts and tears will probably heal on their own, it's best to see a general dentist or oral surgeon to have them evaluated. The tongue is very vascular and prone to more bleeding. There is also the risk of infection and it may not heal as quickly or as well if the tear needs suturing. Better to be safe than sorry. Use warm salt water rinses in the meantime. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Depends : Whether or not your son's tongue laceration needs treatment may depend on the extent and depth of the defect. Many superficial lacerations will heal with no treatment. If the laceration is deeper into the muscle layers and likely bleeding profusely, your son should be seen to control te bleeding and to determine what treatment may be indicated. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Playing bbll I got hit under my chin and bit a hole clear through my tongue. Its relatively small but there. Do I need to see a Dr or will it heal?
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