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Causes Of Strawberry Tongue
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I have a strawberry look like tongue with sore throat (pharyngitis) but I only had low fever during night, what is this disease? What cause it?
See a physician: You are probably suffering from pharyngitis. You should consult a physician to get tested for strep throat. Sometimes it can be from infectious mono also called the kissing disease. Your physician can prescribe you antibiotics if it is diagnosed as strep or bacterial pharyngitis.See 2 more doctor answers
I ate a a strawberries this morning and my tongue feels like it burned What's happened it's still burning?
Allergy: You may be having an allergic reaction. I would seek immediate help.
Histamine Release: Many foods that contain histamine or cause the body to release histamine when ingested. This reaction is a food intolerance, and are different from food allergy in that the immune system is not involved in the reaction. Strawberry is a common histamine releasing food. You could also be suffering from Oral Allergy Syndrome which is common in people with seasonal allergies. Talk to Allergist.
Strawberry tongue: A strawberry tongue can be seen in strep throat and Kawasaki disease. Kawasaki disease is rare and also has fever, cracked lips, red eyes, peeling skin of hands and feet as accompanying symptoms. Strawberry tongue without other symptoms is within normal limits.See 1 more doctor answer
In a 3 yrs old Strawberry tongue like signs only on the tongue. No redness and no other signs. Can it just be normal and nothing to worry about?
Monitor: Strawberry tongue two things I'm thinking about Kawasaki or scarlet fever. So you need high fevers for a 4 to 5 days, peeling on the lips comma or desquamating rash to be Kawasaki. For scarlet fever you should be looking for Sandy paper like rash. Go to your doctor for further evaluation because either disease have different course of management.
My neck was swollen know it's going away but my tongue has spots like a strawberry should I be concern?
See your physician: Spots like you are describing on the tongue can be caused by several different things--infection, disease, allergy, and others. This is certainly a time to see your physician for a full examination and please call attention to areas of concern like your swollen neck and the spots on your tongue. While you report the swelling of your neck is getting better, please take my advice--see your doctor.
I have a red mark that looks like a strawberry mark on my tongue. I had it for 3 weeks now. I want to know if is it something bad?
Needs to be seen: We cannot diagnose this over the internet, sight unseen. It might well be something of little or no concern, or it might be something that require further investigation or further treatment. See your own dentist or an Oral Surgeon for a proper and definitive diagnosis.
My baby 1.5 years has symptoms similar to measles he has been vaccinated though...Suddenly he got 102 fever and his tongue has become strawberry red?
I noticed for 2-3 weeks or so my kids 3 & 4 years old have typical strawberry tongue type spots without redness or high fever. Is it OK?
Strawberry tongue: Sounds a bit unusual, but if this is an isolated symptom, I think that's ok, just be on the lookout for fever, peeling skin, intense redness of skin, swollen neck and lymph node areas, and other symptoms associated with Strep phayngitis and Kawasacki diseaseSee 1 more doctor answer
Cooked or raw differ: Strawberries and other berries have components that will cause your cells (mast cells) to release histamine. This will give you the symptoms of allergy without you really having a strawberry allergy. People who have this type of reaction, can eat cooked strawberries, strawberry jelly or jam without any problem.
Like a strawberry: Yes, strep infection can produce a red tongue with slightly elevated lighter colored bumps looking like a strawberry.
I have two small red dots (behind my lower canine and upper canine) and my tongue is strawberry red that is sore near the front-side. It hurts occasionally. Also, my papillae have been popping out on top and beneath my tongue?
Allergy?: Could be a response to a new food or medication. If it persists, I recommend a dental visit to determine the source. Good luck.
Adult kawasaki disease: is the strawberry tongue, rash, and/ or red eyes always present with the illness?
Kawasaki Disease: Kawasaki disease, or mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome, occurs predominantly in children and rarely in adults. Symptoms include acute vasculitis, mucosal inflammation, rash, cervical adenopathy, hand and foot swelling, and late fingertip desquamation. In the most severe cases, aneurysms develop in one or more coronary arteries.See 1 more doctor answer
I just recently developed a strawberry allergy which is severe (tongue and throat swelling). Are there any other foods I should avoid?
Can a child have a strep rash even if she doesn't have a strep throat, no fever, no strawberry tongue but she has swollen eyes and face?
No, but: You cannot have scarletina (strep rash) without having a strep infection somewhere. It could be throat, ear, skin, joint, blood...- does not have to be strep throat. Many rashes mimic strep rash, though, so need to make sure provider is 100% confident it is a strep rash and not some other dermatitis or viral exanthema causing or closely mimicking the strep rash.See 1 more doctor answer
Daughter 8years old fever 4days now week sore throat strawberry tongue and new recent kind of light brownish small pimpls under eyes n nose wats rong?
Needs to be checked: Your daughter has fever, strawberry tongue and rash under eyes and on nose The commonest cause of fever associated with strawberry tongue is streptococcal tonsillitis.It can also cause rash all over body& red cheeks in children and it Scarlet Fever.But your daughter does not have rash of scarlet fever. Needs to be examined and a quick strep test or throat culture is needed She may need antibioticsSee 3 more doctor answers