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What does it mean if you have a speckeld tounge?

What does it mean if you have a speckeld tounge?

Need to see a doc: If tongue is speckled and ulcerated not good. If it is speckled but no ulcer could be yeast or issues with gut. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have an orange tongue?

What does it mean if you have an orange tongue?

Many things: It could meany things. Eating , drinking certain foods. Some medications . Bacterial, fungal infections. Acid reflux. Not cleaning your tongue regularly. Usually this is not a serious thing. Try cleaning your tongue and watch the things you eat and this should take care of the orange tongue. If you generally feel ill or if it persists then see your dentist or doctor. ...Read more

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What could it mean if you have a white patch on your tongue?

What could it mean if you have a white patch on your tongue?

Few possibilities : Could be a fungal infection, biofilm, layers of old tissue. Your dentist or physician can determine the cause easily, please seek their help. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have a enlarged tongue and a big head?

What does it mean if you have a enlarged tongue and a big head?

Probably nothing.: It probably doesn't mean anything, but there is such a thing as an "overgrowth syndrome" and the most common one is beckwith-wiedemann syndrome. There are usually other findings such as a large lower jaw, and some problems during the newborn period. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have red lumps on the back of your tongue?

What does it mean if you have red lumps on the back of your tongue?

Tongue bumps: Your tongue has 4 different types of surfaces. The very back of your tongue is covered with a mushroom shaped surface that is more pronounced than the front, sides, or underneath surfaces. Fungi form papilla cover the back section and can trap food underneath the edges. This leads to potential irritation and bad breath. A tongue scraper will remove the irritants; a conservative first step. ...Read more

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What could it mean if you have enlarged tongue papillae?

What could it mean if you have enlarged tongue papillae?

Not much: I look at peoples mouths and tongues all day long and i've seen all types of tongues with all types of papilla. There is a huge variety of what is normal and as long as the tongue is not painful or in other ways bothering you there's nothing to worry about. ...Read more

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What could it mean if you have enlarged tongue papillae and no other symptoms?

Probably nothing: Certain papillae of the tongue are normally larger than others, in particular the circumvallate papillae in the back of the tongue. If there are no taste disorders or other abnormalities its more than likely a normal variant. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what can it mean if you have enlarged tongue papillae with no other symptoms?

You are normal: Be thankful. It sounds normal to me. Have it looked at and evaluated just to be sure or if you have any other questions. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have a sore dry throat, congested nose and bumps on the back of your tongue?

What does it mean if you have a sore dry throat, congested nose and bumps on the back of your tongue?

Cold virus: It you feel, sick and have a fever you may have a virus or cold. There are a number of other things that can cause this. See a doctor if you are concerned or do not feel better soon. ...Read more

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My tounge feels very soggy what dose this mean????

My tounge feels very soggy what dose this mean????

Unable to say: A symptom of "soggy tongue" would not mean much to a Western trained physican. However to a Chinese practioner of Oriental Medicine this symptom would have signifigance as the tongue is central to the diagnosis od patients health. SEE http://bit.ly/1CS2xi6 ...Read more

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What does it mean if your tounge is a really darkish pink?

What does it mean if your tounge is a really darkish pink?

Tongue colors vary: Tongue can have various colors. Some tongues are black and are referred to as black hairy tongue. The tongue is made up of little numbs or papilla sometimes these over grow and change color. If you are a smoker or a coffee drinker you tongue can be stained. ...Read more

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What do marks on the tongue mean?

What do marks on the tongue mean?

Need photo and exam: Without a photograph or exam, your description is inadequate to determine what's happening on your tongue. Please be more descriptive and provide a photograph or seek examination from your dentist. ...Read more

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What do it mean if someone tongue white?

Probable Fungus: Have your dentist evaluate this for Candida Albicans fungus. Reference sites: 1) http://www.Cdc.Gov/fungal/candidiasis/ 2) http://www.Healthscout.Com/ency/1/312/main.Html. ...Read more

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What does the term "tongue tension" mean?

What does the term "tongue tension" mean?

This is a: term I hear about most often from singers and it refers to the tongues MUSCULATURE which when "tense" (contracted) can effect the voice quality! Elevated tongue tension is also associated with TMJ (Tempero-mandibiular joint) disorders. Your DENTIST is the person to ask first .. an ENT Throat specialist may also be consulted! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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What does it mean when your tongue is dry?

A dry tongue : can be caused by a number of things, including dehydration, medications and various other medical conditions and diseases. I can appreciate your concerned about your health, but finding a proper diagnosis and treatment may be the answer to your worries. Rec.: see your dentist for examination, diagnosis or referral to oarl medicine specialist. ...Read more

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What does it mean if your tounge is orange?

Diet?: You might first want to check what you have in your diet such as food coloring(think cheetos). Orange hue to the skin and possibly the tongue could be excessive iron in your diet. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my tongue is splitting?

What does it mean if my tongue is splitting?

Deep fissures?: Some people have very deep grooves in their tongue. They can cause problems of soreness because of hygiene. You should have this evaluated and find solution to manage it long term chuck. ...Read more

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'what does it mean if my tongue feels like i burned it but haven''t?'

'what does it mean if my tongue feels like i burned it but haven''t?'

Burning Tongue Synd.: Could be herpetic viral syndrome or burning tongue/mouth syndrome. The latter manifests itself as a burning sensation of the tongue, lips, gums and is thought to result from disrupted sensory nerves to the area, or as a sequelae to host of other things: trauma, hormone changes, dry mouth, meds, etc. Check this link: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/burning-mouth-syndrome/ds00462/dsection=causes. ...Read more