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Under My Tongue Is Swollen
Under my tongue it's swollen and there's blood spots under it should I be worried, not to mention its site as well?
At first, i had a fairly large lump under my tongue, on the left side. Now everything under my tongue is swollen. What could it be?
See a dentist ASAP: I would have it evaluated by your dentist or primary care physician. A minor infection on the tongue, tooth abscess or a swollen salivary gland is not uncommon and can cause pain and irritation. The proper diagnosis is the key to a successful treatment. See your dentist for evaluation, diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
The gland under my tongue becomes swollen and filled with a white fluid. Then it feels as though something is blocking my swallow and it is painful?
Painful swelling: This sounds like an infection of a ranula, a cyst filled with saliva under your tongue. See an ent. They can determine the site of origin and remove the lesion. It might need to be drained and antibiotics prescribed before excision or marsupialization (unroofing) can be performed. Feel better! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My tongue has been sore the past couple days when I try to lift it up. It looks like the thing under my tongue is swollen and red. Will this go away on its own?
Exam: Don't know what the "thing" is that's causing your problem. You have to be examined to be diagnosed. Once cause has been determined, a decision can be made as to whether observation or definitive treatment is indicated. ...Read more
Under my tongue is swollen! especially on my right back tongue, it's buldging out, and on that side is a big lump/white patches! possibly not cancer?
Hello I have a ? I have bad breath n I look online to know what can I do to get rid of it n they told me to use bleach n water n a cup n stir it together n When I did that i can't taste anything under my tongue is swollen n wanted to what should I do
Push fluids!: This was poor advice and is a reminder you can't trust everything you read online! What you are experiencing is what would be expected even with diluted bleach. If you can swallow, keep drinking water or milk. If you can't swallow or symptoms worsen, go to Emergency Room immediately. You may need a nasogastric tube and IV fluids. Obviously, don't try this again! Best wishes! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
The gland under my tongue is swollen and has several small white bumps on it. It is uncomfortable. What do you think it is? Thanks.
Dental Visit: Sounds like some is ripe for a visit to the dentist - a practitioner who is competent in Oral Medicine. ...Read more
I've had diarrhea for 2 days with bad abdominal cramping. The diarrhea is finally subsiding & now the glands under my tongue are swollen. Dehydration?
Swollen glands: Your diarrhea may have been due to a systemic viral infection which effected you GI. The lymph nodes in your body respond to any irritation and infection by inflammation. Acutely enlarged lymph nodes in this setting are not unusual. Diarrhea has likely caused dehydration which can contribute to general inflammation. Aggressive rehydration is a good idea. If the enlarged nodes persists see your pcp ...Read more
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