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What would you have if your taste buds get burned?
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Dr. Malinda Linn
Family Medicine
In brief: Quick healing
The tongue is a quick healer so if you burn your tongue you shouldn't have significant long-lasting problems.
You might have tenderness and/or numbness at the burn site but it should heal within a few days.

In brief: Quick healing
The tongue is a quick healer so if you burn your tongue you shouldn't have significant long-lasting problems.
You might have tenderness and/or numbness at the burn site but it should heal within a few days.
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