i had my followup appt on sat . the dr said he didn't think it was thrush, tongue was just probably white from not eating / drinking enough.
that made me feel better.
and little by little ,the white is going away.
i'm feeling so much better yesterday and today@! (i am at two weeks today) i was finally able to eat a semi normal meal. meatloaf/ mashed... (5 replies)
... I ate but I assume that is just it healing. The worst part has been now certain things burn when I drink or eat and that's in the tonsil beds and the side of my tongue which I think they injured with the clamp. Either way I called to get the thrush mouthwash just to be safe. ... (6 replies)
... Thx I'll try that. I wish they have a more gentle way with your tongue, its making it so much harder to eat and drink. (2 replies)
... I am on day 8 or day 9 if you count the day of surgery and I believe I have developed thrush on top of yesterday and today being the worst pain and earache yet.. ... (2 replies)
... hours, 200mg of Celebrex for inflammation and pain twice a day so 8am and 8pm, 4 Cerlfex antibiotics a day and 2 inner health plus. The last thing I want is oral thrush from antibiotics so just helping to keep my system in balance. ... (0 replies)
... ide. I still have a lump on the right side of my neck, where my limph glands are up. i forgot to say one of the things about dairy produce is that it can cause thrush in the mouth esspecially when there are open wounds... have you tried to have a look at your throat? ... (23 replies)
... or is painful, you could have thrush and should call the doctor as there are some easy treatments for that. ... (6 replies)
... Eating is a bit strange since the left side of my tongue is still numb and I can't taste. ... (168 replies)
... The chocolate is YUMMY. For 3 days it hurt so bad to just swallow my spit that my whole body would shudder when I did. I had my tonsils taken off my tongue and had injured it when I was intubated so it was VERY sore making it impossible to eat anything that required moving my tongue. I also had thrush. ... (168 replies)
... Hi Cathlabgirl! Today is day 24 for me and my pain is at the lowest it has been yet. I am hoping by the weekend it will be gone. I had my follow up with my ENT last night and he said, for my age, I am healing normally. I should be completely back to normal in another week or so. I am beginning to eat better. I was FINALLY able to have my cheeseburger I have been... (168 replies)
... YUMMY!! I had to tell people not to talk to me which was hard because everyone wanted to hear about my surgery. I think probably 5 weeks. I ended up with thrush too which I hear lots of people get. That made my tongue burn really bad! I also had a really hard time speaking! I sounded like a deaf person. ... (168 replies)
... I am currently 2.5 weeks out from my tonsillectomy and doing well. I wanted to send encouragement and support to those out there who are considering or preparing for the surgery. ... (2 replies)
... I had constant swollen tonsils that lead to getting a tonsillectomy. After the tonsillectomy day 8 to be exact I have had this painless white coating on my tongue. ... (4 replies)
... op and this was way more than I bargained for. Why I didn't have this surgery as a teen, I just don't know. There is a white thrush on my tongue and everything has a warped taste. I hope that will go away. ... (1 replies)
... I got really lucky that I didn't get thrush. My tongue did vet white and furry at one point abd I was brushing it with toothpaste which hurt my tongue root like crazy. ... (47 replies)
... My thrush like tongue symptoms seem to be subsiding, which I am highly excited about. I wonder if it has to do with the fact that iv'e gotten some yogurt down. ... (47 replies)
... Oral thrush is not on the tonsil site, its when the tongue is coated with a thick white slough, as is the gums and under the tongue, you can also see raised white lumps every where and the mouth hurts like hell, like burning. regards Linda (47 replies)
... I thought I had thrush but my doctor told me its not. So I'm guessing the sores you have are probably the same type that I have. ... (94 replies)
... Ok so you know about the thrush and the yeast infection and the period...it all went downhill from there. I was feeling BAD...I just sat down and cried because I felt so miserable. ... (94 replies)
... inflammatory shot on the Friday and was told to call if I thought I needed another one. When I developed the thrush and a yeast infection my mom called and my doctor immediately sent a prescription to my pharmacy with no problem. ... (14 replies)