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If you develop geographic tongue, will it always be present with your tongue having patches for the rest of your life?
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Tongue tropical uncer painful white blister in ack side of tongue white patches on cheek .what i should do?
I have yellow-green coating on my tongue, red patches, and my breath smells like a tonsilith (which I do not have at the moment). ?
Your symptoms: Your symptoms require a one on one medical and dental history and personal clinical examination to diagnose and treat. See either your General Dentist or Primary Care Physician depending upon your best guess as to whether it is dental or medical in origin. ...Read more
Sores in mouth white tongue red patches on skin was told it was a yeast infection given fluconazole I feel worse after taking it?
What does white creamy looking discharge from the vergina means & when your tongue has white patches on it ?
Yeast infection: It sounds like you recently finished antibiotics. Often with a yeast infection, the tongue has white patches on it. This should wipe off and leave a red patch underneath. If you have both oral and vaginal symptoms an oral anti fungal should be uses. The topical medication would only treat the tongue. See your physician. Using probiotics with antibiotic use can help prevent the yeast infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have white patches on tongue with bumps in back of tongue the whit patches go to a v on side of tongue is it hiv?
White: Anything white, on tissue that should be pink, should be investigated. Could be thrush, lichen planus, candida, albicans, bacterial infection, herpes, leukoplakia, cancer, traumatic ulceration, or many other things. See dentist for differential diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Burning Tongue Syndr: BMS is a chronic orofacial pain disorder that is defined by the International Association Study of Pain as "a burning pain in the tongue or other mucous membranes." Despite continuing research, there is no consensus on cause, pathogenesis, or even the definition of BMS. see Orofacial Pain specialist for pain management. They are the experts in BMS. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Enlarged taste buds with white patches on tongue. What are some possibilities as to what may have caused this?
White patches: This could be any number of things, both normal and abnormal. An accurate answer and diagnosis requires additional information and a thorough clinical and visual examination. Any lesion in your mouth that does not resolve within 7-10 days needs to be examined. Call your dentist for an appointment. ...Read more
Pink patches the tongue surrounded by white lines. They've been there for a week now. It only hurts when I eat. What is this and how do I treated?
I am experiencing tongue problems (quality: white patches) . The following also describes me: Weight gain. due to pregnacy What should I do?
Can fatty liver cause white patches on tongue? Pls help. I am diagnoised by fatty liver 4 months after delivery.i have white round patches on tongue.
I am suffering from chronic tongue pain and ref patches white patches small blisters for threr yrs is thid pre cancerous?
Pemphigus vulgaris: Is an autoimmune disease. Women are more prevalent and the disease is usually diagnosed between the ages of 50-70 years, often with oral blisters as the first sign. The blisters typically are painful. There is no cure, but pemphigus is treated with heavy doses of corticosteroids and azathioprine. Many patients with pv are able to have long periods of remission. It is not a cancerous disease. ...Read more
I have enlarged taste buds on the back of my tongue, they are painful, it almost feels like dry, cracked skin. My tongue has odd white patches, why?
See a dentist: Wait a few days and see if your condition improves. Maybe you burned your tongue. If your tongue does not feel better or look better in a few days see a dentist. ...Read more