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What's causing my sore mouth and tongue?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Daniel Sampson
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial

In brief: Multiple reasons

There are many reasons why someone may have a sore mouth and tongue, ranging from fungal infections, periodontal disease, auto-immune diseases, vitamin deficiencies and possibly even cancer.
The only way to start to find out is visiting a dentist for an examination.

In brief: Multiple reasons

There are many reasons why someone may have a sore mouth and tongue, ranging from fungal infections, periodontal disease, auto-immune diseases, vitamin deficiencies and possibly even cancer.
The only way to start to find out is visiting a dentist for an examination.
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Dr. Eric Powitzky
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Glossitis

There are many possibilities including tooth paste allergy, vitamin deficiency, dry mouth, yeast overgrowth, medication effect, poor dentition, and especially inflammatory diseases that can only be diagnosed by an expert and/or with a biopsy.
You need to see an ent, oral surgeon, or oral pathologist.

In brief: Glossitis

There are many possibilities including tooth paste allergy, vitamin deficiency, dry mouth, yeast overgrowth, medication effect, poor dentition, and especially inflammatory diseases that can only be diagnosed by an expert and/or with a biopsy.
You need to see an ent, oral surgeon, or oral pathologist.
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