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Wednesday, December 11, 2013
HI, I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW WHAT MAKES MY TOUNGE BLEED WHEN I BRUSH . I DONT BLEED EVERYTIME. BUT WHEN I DO, IT IS ALOT. THE BLOOD IS VERY BRIGHT RED. I THEN NOTICE THAT IT IS A LITTLE HARD TO SOLLOW. THEN MY TOUNGE HURTS FOR A FEW DAYS LATER. THANKS FOR ANY HELP
It would be impossible to say exactly what is going on, based on this description. You should make an appointment to see an oral pathologist so a thorough examination can be done. If there are no oral pathologists in your area, then you should see an oral surgeon.
Carl M Allen, DDS, MSD
Professor of Oral Pathology
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University