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Hardening of tongue tissue

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What causes swollen lymphoid tissue at base of tongue?

have a lump in the back left side of my throat next to the back of my tongue. It sticks up and looks ... said it was lymphoid tissue. I have had this for about 10 months now and I have a constant globas ...
 

Suggest treatment for connective tissue disease

, esophageal spasms with rare choking episode, burning sensation to sides of tongue, gastritis. Last year ... as cholesterol deposits). Enlarged papillae on tongue. Tip of tongue very rough. Continued burning irritation ...
 

What causes swelling on tongue?

Just experiencing tongue swelling on right side plus under tongue discomfort. Under tongue on right side appears fatty tissue purple/light red This just started 2 hours ago after finishing lunch. XXXXXXX ...
 

What causes swelling in the lingual frenulum under the tongue?

I have just discoverd swelling in the lingual frenulum, the connective tissue under my tongue. ...
 

What causes black discoloration of tongue?

my tongue is almost blackish with a larger than normal slit in the middle like deterioration of the tissue... this was not there 2 days ago, for about 4 days I've had indigestion , nausea , diarrhea loss ...
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Suggest procedure for removal of tissue layer in tongue

I have suffered from a white hairy tongue for years now. I have used probiotics, hydrogen peroxide, biotene mouthwash, and tongue scraping as temporary solutions. I need to know the cost and procedure ...
 

Should we moisten the tongue tissue if it is peeling ?

at his tongue and it looked like a piece of 1 sq in of paper was on his tongue. When I looked closely, it was his tongue surface was peeling (papillae). What can I do? Should I moisten the tissue or put a cream ...
 

Tissue under tongue turning white

Hi, the tissue on the floor of my mouth, behind my bottom teeth has changed from rounded tissue to ridgelike, with the top of the ridge turning white. I think it might be my sublingual papilla, from photos I ...
 

What causes scar tissue on the tip of my tongue?

I have an almost pea sized round scar tissue on the tip of my tongue. I caused it years ago by biting off tiny pimple like things that formed everytime I drank orange juice. Anyway, now it s getting ...
 

Scar tissue in tongue, unable to move tongue fully, painful while bending the tongue. History of giving cunilingus. Recommend

week has gone by and it has healed up, but it has healed as scar tissue, and now I cant move my tongue to its fullest extent. When I bend my tongue up and out, I can feel it pull on the scar tissue ...
 

Tissue under tongue swollen, skin flaps on either sides of spinal cord

under my tongue the tissue is swollen and sore and along either side of the spine there are skin flaps, very thin, varying widths, and rough shaped, ruffled almost at the edges. rinsing with salt water ...
 

What causes small, pea sized lump below tongue tissue and vein?

I have a small pea sized lump that appears to be below the tongue tissue and veins, however when I ... my tongue, I get a salty taste protruding from the pea sized lump, I ve done it while looking ...
 

What does an extra tissue at base of my baby s tongue indicate?

I ve noticed extra tissue at the lateral base of my baby s tongue? (almost looks like there are two tongues attached on top of each other especially on one side).I noticed it when she tilted and lateralized ...
 

Abnormal tissue grown on my tongue and it is Ulcerated lobular capillary haemangioma

Hi, Doctor ,In the year Aug 2009 there was abnormal tissue grown on my tongue which laterly ... has given treatment only for week tablets names Ciplox500,Rantaq 150mg thats all.Is the tissue which ...
 

I feel like piece of tonsil tissue hanging low on the back of my tongue

My tonsil looks stretched out, a piece of it is hanging low and I can feel it on the back of my tongue when I breath , talk, eat, swallow. I have been having tonsil stones for about a week now, no sore ...
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I have tissue on the side of my tongue is this ohl im scared and freaking out
Hi, Thank you for posting your query. Please show it to a dermatologist, or if possible, please upload a picture. This would help in diagnosis, if needed, a biopsy may be done. Best wishes, Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM
 
My son bit his tongue and had to get stitches now it is real white is that normal
This may be scar tissue or candida infection. You can consult your local doctor or send me an image of the lesion in a direct query. If you find this answer helpful, please rate it with thanks.
 
29yr old male from UK. white specs in my stool for year. look like shredded tissue or flakes of skin. don't appear to be worms. also white coating on tongue.
This may be a sign of fungal infection. Please start probiotic intake and improve your diet (avoid sweets and fatty foods, start fiber supplementation). If this wont help, you should have stool test done.
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