Though often hailed as "the strongest muscle in the body," the tongue is made up
of a group of muscles that allow us to taste food, swallow, and talk. A healthy ...
May 19, 2016 ... Numerous problems can affect your tongue, such as: pain; sores; swelling;
changes in taste; changes in color; changes in texture.
A sore on your tongue is a nuisance. Causes can include the foods you eat,
certain medications, broken teeth and some diseases. You can look for certain
Having a sore throat is uncomfortable and inconvenient, and even more so when
accompanied by a sore tongue. The combination of a sore throat and tongue ...
Aug 24, 2015 ... A number of different conditions can result in pain and/or the presence of
abnormalities, bumps, ulcers, or sores on the tongue as well as ...
Nov 13, 2014 ... Introduction. A sore or painful tongue is usually caused by something obvious
and visible, although there are a few less obvious causes you ...
Figure 1: Early cancer (squamous cell carcinoma) that was first thought to be a
harmless sore (ulcer) caused by biting the tongue. Figure 2: Early cancer ...
Although small bumps on both sides of the tongue are usually harmless, a bump
on only one side may be cancerous. Unexplained red or white areas, sores, ...
Canker sores can occur anywhere inside the oral cavity, including the inner
surface of the lips and cheeks, base of the gums, tongue, or soft palate. They are
Most canker sores are round or oval with a white or yellow center and a red
border. They form inside your mouth — on or under your tongue, inside your