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A 18-year-old female asked:

Inflamed circumvallate or foliate papillae that never went away near tongue? what does this mean? it does not bother me at all.

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Dr. Charles Lockhart
Dentistry 9 years experience
Papilla: those papilla are on the tongue itself and can be irritated by different stimuli. Monitor if no bother or see a dentist to evaluate cause and treatment

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