Ask an expert
Question

19 Jan 2004

Cut Tongue
I have little tiny cuts on my tongue. Its been there for a few weeks. I have a problem eating food due to this. I have a pretty good diet of meat, veggies, fresh fruit and have lots of salad. I also drink alot of water. What could possibly be causing this problem?
Answer 379 views
Expert
CyberDoc
CyberDoc

01 Jan 0001

Tim, it’s difficult to say without examining you first, but it might be due to early pellagra, pernicious anaemia, excessive smoking or a rough tooth. The best would be to see your doctor and to have him sort it out for you. Good luck.
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.
Voting Booth
Have you entered our Health of the Nation survey?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes
33% - 9362 votes
No
67% - 19319 votes
Vote