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A 23-year-old female asked:

My tongue is white & cracked and i have a sore, really dark spot on the side of it, is this anything to be worried about?

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Dr. Veena Govila
61 years experience
Sore on tongue: White coated tongue can be from mouth breathing or candida. Dark sore on the tongue should be checked by a oral surgeon if no better with oral glypxide swishes.
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