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i have infaction under my tongue it hapened to me 4 years ago but i did get only some anti biotiks but know i have biger problem i didnt eat 4 2 days it loks like i have another tongue under  I do not know what shoul i do?
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Infections under the tongue are potentially very serious.  The swelling can make swallowing and breathing difficult.

You should seek medical attention immediately by either the emergency department at the hospital or with a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon or ENT Surgeon.

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