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Monday, August 3, 2015
Dental and Oral Health (Adults)
Strain on the Tongue
After some strenuous cunnilingus with my girlfriend, I put a lot of strain on my tongue. With all the friction on my lower teeth, I ended up cutting into the lingual frenulum. The cut ended up bleeding a little. Is this type of cut/injury likely to cause any problems even after healing, such as infection, nerve damage, etc.?
Thank you for your time.
It is not likely that you caused any permanent damage.
D Stanley Sharples, DDS
Clinical Assistant Professor of Primary Care Dentistry
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University