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A 18-year-old female asked:

Is enlarged circumvallate papillae contagious? my girlfriend has it and i woke up with it this morning

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Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Wel: I think you're just describing a large papilla er this is not contagious
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