Patient Comments: Tongue Problems - Describe Your Problems

Please describe your tongue problems.

Comment from: pritam, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: November 26

My tongue has cuts.

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Comment from: nana, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: October 28

I had a gum growth which was just removed and it healed cleanly. One week later I have noticed severe ridges on the upper part of my tongue.

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Comment from: grandmother, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: July 31

I have had a swollen tongue for 3 yrs. My doctor changed blood pressure meds 7 times. I have had several different labs taken. Been to two allergists, not allergic to anything. I still have the swollen tongue. Dentist says no dental issues. The tongue is swollen all the time, sometimes the lips swell, sometimes burning and swelling is severe. Tip of tongue has white spot.

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Comment from: Sporty, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: July 31

I have a big white patch under my tongue on the left side. It is painful and red around the edges. Not sure if it's thrush or something else. First time I have experienced this.

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Comment from: soamazed, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: July 26

I have a swelling on the bottom side of my tongue. What causes that?

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Comment from: rebel, 13-18 Female (Patient) Published: July 26

About a week or so i noticed a small little spot on my tongue and i didn't notice that it was getting bigger it is a white circle and the center is red, it slightly burns but not really. I don't know whats going on please help me.

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Comment from: Manuhea, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: July 17

I have this soar under my tongue in the back on the right. Its not a open soar. I tried rinsing with warm water and salt, Listerine, its been there for a week now. does anyone have a good remedy. I woke up one morning and there it was.

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Comment from: oliver36, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: July 09

my tongue turns very red & stings when I eat anything. it also changes texture with lots of deep ridges.

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Comment from: Billie1230, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: June 13

I have had a sore throat for about one and a half weeks. Now in the last three days my tongue has been a green color and is very sore. It's hard to eat or drink. My tongue has bumps and cracks in it.

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Comment from: lou, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: May 29

I have sores on both sides of my tongue and have to clear my throat quite a bit.

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Comment from: Lbeam, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: May 20

My tongue is red and feels like it was burned. However, I haven't burned it and this has been going on for a couple months. It is hard for me to eat, as everything burns. I take a vitamin B-50 tablet daily and I get a vitamin B-12 shot once a month.

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