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A 16-year-old male asked:

Hello, there are small red spots on my tongue, any ideas on what might be causing this? and methods to get rid of the spots? thank you.

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
May be normal: How long have you notices these spots. Papillae on the tongue are normal and these can have the appearance of red spots.
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