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What causes a cracked tongue

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Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

I have been experiencing the surface of my tongue cracking with deep painful fissures near thr distal third. Sometimes the surface appears white & chalky . Could this be an indication of anything? ... View answer

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Dr.       Honey Arora MD

I have had a sore tongue for a few weeks. it has a crack in the top towards the tip. it is also ... with neither of them taking me serious or seem to know what's wrong. tongue cancer? ... View answer

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what causes a swollen tongue and swollen eyelid? ... View answer

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Dr. Richard Jackson MD

My dad has end stage Alzheimer's and is bed ridden. His tongue is swollen and seems shorter, it looks cracked and is dark colored under the tongue. He has stopped eating and is drinking about 16oz ... View answer

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Dr.      Honey Arora MD

Hi, two days ago i woke up with small cracks on the right hand side of my tongue, they started ... is not swollen and the cracks are not painful. Was just wondering if you could tell me what... View answer

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Dr. Aashish Raghu MD

My tounge is slightly swollen and has a crack in the middle. What could cause this? I am using the nicotine patch to quit smoking . ... View answer

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Dr.      Honey Arora MD

My 75 year old husband has a very chalky taste in his mouth and the inside of his lips and tongue have a strange reddish color and cracking consistency. It is sometimes painful when eating ... View answer

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Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

tongue (not painful) and cracks on one side of my tongue (not painful yet). what could they be? ... in my mouth mostly on my tongue. First I had a bump on the side of my tongue,... View answer

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Dr.       Honey Arora MD

My tongue has recently cracked near the tip, its very pain full. I had some spicy food last week, and after I noticed the cracks. I don t know how long I ve had the cracks, I had been... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

generally a bite or a sharp tooth will cause blood clot on tongue. thanks

Dr. Ganesh MD

inflammation, tablet b complex and riboflavin with glycerine mouth paint will help. good luck.

Dr. Vishal Garala MD

Hi. It may be due to truma or infection. Consult physician for further assistance. Say thank you if you are helped .