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Healthline says that biting the tongue can lead to white sores, and canker sores are also white sores that occur for no apparent reason. According to WebMD, there are several causes for white spots on the tongue: leukopl... More »

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WebMD is an online health company whose website many symptom addicts turn to for pictures of tongue sores, such as so-called lie bumps, or transient lingual papillitis. The site also illustrates one of the most common ty... More »

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White sores on the gums may be canker sores, which are caused by trauma to the affected area, fatigue, stress, spicy foods, food allergies or nutritional deficiencies, explains Delta Dental. Another potential cause is or... More »

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The cause of tiny white mouth sores, also known as mouth ulcers or canker sores, is unknown, but tissue injury and stress are likely causes, and acidic and citrus fruits and vegetables exacerbate the condition, according... More »

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To heal a tongue burn, it is suggested rendering basic first aid following the burn, including rinsing the area, removing any particles from the burn and holding a clean wet cloth on the burn, according to Healthline. He... More »

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Treatment for sores, particularly canker sores found on the tongue's surface, involve taking over-the-counter medications, applying topical medications and using a prescription mouth rinse. As of 2015, a cure for canker ... More »

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Several things may cause a sore tongue including trauma such as biting or burning the tongue, smoking cigarettes, or having a canker sore on the tongue, according to WebMD. The tongue can also get sore from anemia, diabe... More »

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