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Purple under tongue followed by yellow and orange diarreah in the morning and spotting brown for half a month now hi..Well im only 21 and i just started having symptoms this morning...You see last night i ate chicken cor don bleau sumthn like that and wha

Purple under tongue followed by yellow and orange diarreah in the morning and spotting brown for half a month now hi..Well im only 21 and i just started having symptoms this morning...You see last night i ate chicken cor don bleau sumthn like that and wha

Purple is normal: The purple under the tongue is from veins near the mucosal surface and is normal for that area and is likely not related to the spotting or other gastrointestinal symptoms. Consider food poisoning as a possibility as well. ...Read more

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Hi my name is Jamie I have an orange/yellow coating all over my tongue for a while now I also have lumps in my throat around my glands. Can u help?

Hi my name is Jamie I have an orange/yellow coating all over my tongue for a while now I also have lumps in my throat around my glands. Can u help?

Maybe strep,flu,etc.: Nose and throat symptoms can be from cold viruses, strep throat, allergies, etc... It can be difficult to tell what the cause is. If symptoms only last 1-2 days, it was likely allergies, irritation, or a mild cold. Doctors have rapid 5-minute tests for strep, so a primary care doctor can diagnose strep and start antibiotics "right away", which means within the first 3 days of strep symptoms. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you get an orange tongue?

What does it mean if you get an orange tongue?

Food debris: Foods and drinks can cause your tongue to be orange. Clean you tongue with a brush or a tongue scrapper. This should take care of the colored debris and make your breath fresher ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have orange tongue?

Not sure: Assuming you haven' t been eating lots of orange popsicles, it could be overgrowith of a yeast or bacteria, especially if associated with bad breath or burning sensation. Try some live culture yogurt daily for a week or so. If it persists or if it is associated with severe symptoms, have it checked out. ...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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I urinated in the toliet the color was a yellow straw but when i urinated in a cup the color was a dark orange yellow what that mean?

I urinated in the toliet the color was a yellow straw but when i urinated in a cup the color was a dark orange yellow what that mean?

Dehydration: Most likely, you're referring to two different voiding episodes in which case you were more likely dehydrated 2nd time than first. Also, if you pee into a toilet, all the water in toilet bowl will dilute color of your urine while if you pee into a cup, there's nothing to dilute your urine which gives you a more true color. Ideally, you should drink enough water for urine to be very pale. ...Read more

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What does yellow to orange discharge mean at the end of a pregnancy?

What does yellow to orange discharge mean at the end of a pregnancy?

Nothing: Nothing in particular. There is a lot of discharge at the end of pregnancy. ...Read more

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I had a trans vaginal ultrasound done and it lit up blue, dark orange and yellow. What does that mean?

I had a trans vaginal ultrasound done and it lit up blue, dark orange and yellow. What does that mean?

Blood flow: They may have use color Doppler mode. This shows blood flow in both arteries and veins with blood flowing both away from and towards the observer. If you were looking at your ovaries it mean than they are viable (alive, so to speak) with normal blood flow. You may also differentiate if a structure is vascular by observing if blood is flowing through. ...Read more

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What does a heavily coated yellow tongue mean i recently had a sinus infection and was treated with amoxicilin

Illness: The tongue usually is an excellent indicator of health and the coating is related to your sinu s infection most probably. ...Read more

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