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My son has a swollen tounge and blisters inside his mouth any idea?

My son has a swollen tounge and blisters inside his mouth any idea?

Yes: Need more history. Could be he burned his tongue on something hot. Could be a reaction to acidic food. More likely it is a viral infection. He needs to be seen and evaluated. How swollen is the tongue? Any trouble swallowing? Drooling at all? These are things that are best addressed in a visit. ...Read more

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I often get these red patches on my tounge they look like blisters and hurt. They come and go. What are they?

I often get these red patches on my tounge they look like blisters and hurt. They come and go. What are they?

Uncertain: Depends upon how larger they are and how often they appear as well as how long they last. Some people have "geographic tongue" where red spots appear and then disappear regularly. If they last two weeks it might be an ulcer. ...Read more

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My fren has black spots on her tounge. Its painless and its at either side of her tounge. Its having small blisters on it. She don't use tounge cleaner?

My fren has black spots on her tounge. Its painless and its at either side of her tounge. Its having small blisters on it. She don't use tounge cleaner?

Pigmented spot: Should be evaluated. Please encourage your friend to see her Dentist, a Periodontist, or an Oral Surgeon. She should schedule as soon as possible. ...Read more

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What causes blisters on your tounge?

What causes blisters on your tounge?

A number of causes: A number of conditions such as trauma to the tongue, viral and bacterial infections, and some autoimmune conditions may cause blisters. I recommend you see your doctor for evaluation and diagnosis. ...Read more

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What are the causes of little blisters on my tounge?

What are the causes of little blisters on my tounge?

Several things: Blisters on the tongue could be caused from thermal burns or they could be viral, bacterial, or something else. Best get it evaluated and diagnosed. ...Read more

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I have had blisters on my tounge now for 2or3 weeks and they won't go away. What causes them? And how do I get them to go away?

I have had blisters on my tounge now for 2or3 weeks and they won't go away. What causes them? And how do I get them to go away?

See a dentist: Many causes for this infection trauma auto immune problems and should be treated to remove the pain and let it heal. Call your dentist to get a diagnosis and make this go away!

chuck. ...Read more

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How to remove blisters on your tongue?

How to remove blisters on your tongue?

Look for causes: Depends on the cause of the ulceration or blistering, might be chemical from meds. Or tobacco chewing or use.
Mechanical from ill fitting dentures or bridges that has sharp edges causing the ulceration, or allergic from allergies to meds. Or foods,
look for the. Cause.. ...Read more

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Blister on your tongue on the sides. What can this be?

Blister on your tongue on the sides. What can this be?

Could be the: Result of trauma (bite / burn); could be an irritation fibroma. Best to be evaluated by a dentist or physician. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What can I do to help my son with the blister on his tongue?

What can I do to help my son with the blister on his tongue?

Lot of things: Can apply orajel for kids. Avoid hot food. Avoid sour. Spicy food. Lot of homeopathic gels available. Icecream would be soothing however also see the dentist to rule out the cause.. ...Read more

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My wife has a hard blister on her tongue the size of a dime. What can that be?

Tongue mass: A blister, by definition, is a fluid filled sac and should not be hard. If your wife has a hard "lesion" on her tongue, she should have that evaluated by an ENT specialist to help figure out what it is. This may require just looking, but it might need to be biopsied. Any new mass should be evaluated as soon as you are able. Best of luck! ...Read more

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I usually felt pain under tongue, 2 times in every month, and recently I found that the cause in tiny blisters that they get well in one day. Serious?

I usually felt pain under tongue, 2 times in every month, and recently I found that the cause in tiny blisters that they get well in one day. Serious?

Maybe: It's hard to evaluate blisters without actually seeing them. If these things are disappearing or not having pain I would just continue doing what you're doing. However if things worsen please get re-examined. ...Read more

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I have something on my tongue like blisters?

I have something on my tongue like blisters?

See a Dentist.: You need to see a dental professional ASAP. ...Read more

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How to heal toddler tongue blisters?

How to heal toddler tongue blisters?

Depends on the cause: If the child haste any sharp or brocken/decayed teeth, can cause tongue blisters,
but if there is no apparent intra oral cause for the blistering, then the cause might be from git.
Have him or her checked by a pediatric doctor to determine any gastric infections or malfunctions ...Read more

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Does strep cause blisters on your tongue?

No: Not strep. Blisters are often a symptom of a viral infection. If they are present on the palms and soles as well, then this could be Hand, Foot and Mouth disease (sounds bad, but isn't). If the sores are painful, try giving popsicles and tylenol (acetaminophen). The main concern is keeping the child hydrated if she doesn't want to eat or drink. ...Read more

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What can cause me to get blisters on my tongue?

Blisters: Blisters can form from acidic or spicy foods. This is the most typical cause and type of blister. They typically resolve in a few days. Although, if resolution isn't reported in a few days or worsens, see a dentist. ...Read more

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What causes these blister things under your tongue?

What causes these blister things under your tongue?

I'm assuming: You're talking about canker sores (aphthous ulcers). They can be caused by certain foods, stress. .. They are quite painful and have a 10 day life cycle. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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My daughter has a blister on the side of her tongue?

My daughter has a blister on the side of her tongue?

Trauma or infection: Check if she has any cavities in her teeth with sharp margins that can cut her tongue,
if not then it could be a simple cancer sore on the tongue or a result of an outbreak from git infection. ...Read more

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I have a blister on my tounge. How do I get rid of it?

I have a blister on my tounge. How do I get rid of it?

Depends on cause.: See your dentist! "a blister in my tongue" is not enough to get an idea of what kind of lesion it is you have on your tongue. A picture would have help, but it would still not be enough to arrive at a proper diagnosis. For example conditions as dissimilar as a burn and cancer may cause a lesion of the tongue which may look like a blister. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of blisters on the side of my tounge?

How can I get rid of blisters on the side of my tounge?

Depends on cause.: Do not know if your have blisters from biting tongue or if there is an infection. Your dentist may be able to give you a better idea after examination. ...Read more

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What should I do if I have this blister like thing on the side of my tongue?

Have it examined: Can't tell exactly what the lesion is, how long you have it, its color, or if there are any contributing factors like smoking or dipping. Make an appointment with a local oral surgeon. ...Read more

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Under tongue there is what looks like flaps and one of them is red and has a blister what could this be?

Herpes simplex: The flaps are okay anatomic structures, .
The blister is probably a herpes infection. Most people have the herpes virus and outbreaks occur.
If it hangs around for more than ten or twelve days, see a dentist. ...Read more

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My kid age 3yrs having white raised circular area at ceter of his tongue look like blister or afungal problem. Guide plz?

My kid age 3yrs having white raised circular area at ceter of his tongue look like blister or afungal problem. Guide plz?

Pedia.........: Bring your child to a pedodontist or pediatrician for a diagnosis and appropriate treatment. That's something that we cannot do over the internet. ...Read more

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Our 6 month old has what appears to be a small round blister or something on the right side of his tongue. Should we be concerned? Or is this common?

Our 6 month old has what appears to be a small round blister or something on the right side of his tongue. Should we be concerned? Or is this common?

Depends: Kids will be kids, and a single, transient blister that is not seeming to "bother" him should not be a reason to worry; however, monitor it. If it grows, persists, or additional blisters form, that changes things and it will be time for a dental visit for a clinical diagnosis. ...Read more

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How to treat blister on my tongue?

How to treat blister on my tongue?

Get evaluated: I. An't tell you what it is, it here are some things that you can try until you see your. Dentist. Ibuprophen for the pain. Avoid hot, spicy food. If you did something that caused the blister like biting your tongue you will heal. If you don't remember doing anything you need to see a dentist or oral surgeon as soon as you can. ...Read more

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What causes a watery blister under the tongue?

Salivary Gland: A translucent watery blister under the tongue is most likely a mucous retention cyst, mucocele, or ranula which occurs when the duct of a salivary gland becomes occluded. The gland continues to produce saliva and cannot empty into the mouth, resulting in a ballooning effect of the duct or gland depending on the location of the blockage. ...Read more

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Can I get blisters on my tongue from giving head?

Can I get blisters on my tongue from giving head?

Yes: Oral sex can lead to small bruises or sores within the mouth. Obviously, the more energetic the act, and the longer it goes on, the more likely you are to have mouth issues. Blisters on the tongue are not all that common, but not impossible. Small bruises, hemorrhages, and blood-blisters on the palate are the most common oral problems associated with fellatio. They're rarely serious problems. ...Read more