my dentist tells me that the bone on either side of my lower jaw under my tongue is growing..and is larger than normal causing it difficult for me to swallow with my mouth shut and teeth together because the space for my tongue is less than normal because of the bone growth on either side..said that bone usually grows outward, but mine is growing inward - each side toward the other. cant remember the name of the condition that he said it is, but said it is RARE. please help.
What you are describing sounds like Tori which are considered a variant of normal. I have them myself.
If they are interfering with eating, swallowing, breathing, or speaking... you should speak with a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon about having them removed.
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