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Painful red patch on side of tongue

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Dr. Gaurang Krishna MD

noticed some spots on the side and top of his tongue. They seemed to have gone away then the one on top ... but it not as red as the top spot. Could this be geographical tongue or something... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurang Krishna ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal MD

gone they leave behind red and sometimes white patches and then those disappear and after a few days .../squiggly lines on my tounge for years. Most of the time its on the sides and the tip,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

I have a small round hole on the side of my tongue. It is painful and it looks like a bullseye a small round patch of grey around a red hole and the rest of the tongue appears... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Raju A.T MD

I have two small dark spots on the side of my tongue. They have just turned up in the last few days .... They are on the very side of my tongue. They are small and very dark. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raju A.T ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

For the past 2 weeks, I have experienced pain on the left side of my tongue. Yesterday my GP identified a small white patch on the left side of my tongue.71 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Geoffrey Ward MD

I have a smooth red patch on my tongue , which I notice about 1-2 weeks ago. It is on the right side, near the edge of the tongue. It sound not cause any pain. I have had a canker... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geoffrey Ward ( Dentist)
Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

Hi, I have patches of red on the sides of my tongue, some are raisied. I suffer with a severe ... tongue swelled and painfully pressed the roof of my mouth. It still happens a bit,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
Dr.       Honey Arora MD

Hello, I have just noticed a bright blood red patch under my 9 month old babies tongue (well one on either side of his lingual frenum). He is teething and has just got his first tooth with the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

wound (red) on the tip of my tongue (which hurts)+ a canker + some white patches on the front of my tongue (not painful) and cracks on one side of my tongue (not... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
Dr. Naveen Thomas MD

I have 4 reddish little bumps on the left side of my tongue. That side of my tongue appears to be somewhat swollen. It is painful when eating/drinking. I dont think it is a canker sore... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Thomas ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Raju A.T MD

White patch on the tongue with pain could be due to candidisis or inflamed leukoplakia. You may have to first start on antifungal and observe the response.

Dr. Dipti Singh MD

Hello, It is not the tendency of canker sores that they occur frequently one by one, and only on tongue. it looks that you are having geographic tongue, it is a condition in which there are red areas...