A 28-year-old female asked:
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my nephew has had an orange tongue for a week now, we brush it daily but it will not go away. he is two and a half months. is this a serious concern?

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Dr. David Jakubowicz
21 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Maybe: Have it seen by the pediatrician and if the mom is eating a lot of carrots, maybe have her cut down if breast fed. If not consider a formula change.
Answered on Dec 8, 2012
Dr. Joel Piehl
50 years experience Periodontics
Diet?: He should check if there is something in his diet that might be responsible. Also, might be time for a medical check up.
Answered on May 6, 2015
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