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I have black spots on my tongue that are not painful that i've just found.....But i also found 2 dark spots on my thighs that look like bruises?

I have black spots on my tongue that are not painful that i've just found.....But i also found 2 dark spots on my thighs that look like bruises?

See dentist or ent: Could very well be stained papilla, but if its actually bruising or discoloration of the tongue, it may be a early sign of some underlying systemic condition. Could be benign, but could also be serious. Conditions usually present themselves in the oral cavity early in the progression and can be treated accordingly. Would seek professional eval. ...Read more

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I was born with black spots on my tongue. Can you tell me what it means?

I was born with black spots on my tongue.  Can you tell me what it means?

Pigmentation: The usual culprit for black spots on the tongue include excess pigmentation. Also this can occur after trauma or piercing. Cancer can also cause this however if you were born with this, i would think cancer highly unlikely! ...Read more

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Why does tongue have black spots?

Why does tongue have black spots?

See below: It is very difficult to diagnose with out a clinical exam. See a dentist as soon as you can. ...Read more

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What does black spots on baby tongue mean?

What does black spots on baby tongue mean?

Normal pigmentation?: How long have the bumps been there? Did they suddenly pop up? If so, could be an infection...See the dentist. If they have been there since birth, probably just normal pigmentation and nothing to worry about. ...Read more

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Are tiny black spots on the tip of your tongue just birthmarks or something else?

Varies: Based on ethnicity, they could be melanin discoloration. If not swollen or painful, you could see a dentist to satisfy curiousity. ...Read more

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Burned my tongue last night . Now its red with some black spots . I'm freaking out it is cancer?

Burned my tongue last night . Now its red with some black spots . 
I'm freaking out it is cancer?

Glossitis: Not cancer. Goes away on it's own in 10 days. Check this link. https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001053.htm If you have any further queries click this --> https://www.healthtap.com/experts/12714048-dr-vahe-yetimyan ...Read more

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My son has black spots on his tongue and every time I feed him. He throws the milk back up. But he acts normal?

My son has black spots on his tongue and every time I feed him.  He throws the milk back up.  But he acts normal?

Vomiting: How old is your baby? Dark spots on the tongue could be from iron in his vitamin suppliment. I'm more concerned about his vomiting after each feeding. Please speak to his pediatrician. ...Read more

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I have two little black spots on the side of my tongue . They don't hurt but I'm worried . I've never smoked . I eat healthy . I'm 16 .

I have two little black spots on the side of my tongue . They don't hurt but I'm worried . I've never smoked . I eat healthy . I'm 16 .

Have it looked at: It's unlikely something serious but should be looked at. See your physician or dentist or you can upload images of your rash as well as the history of your present problem with an online consultation here at Health Tap Several images of the involved areas in sharp focus and including closeups and wide angle would be helpful. ...Read more

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Ihave black spots under my tongue and i smoke also but not heavely very quit so should I do should I show this to a doctor or what test should I do?

Ihave black spots under my tongue and i smoke also but not heavely very quit  so  should I do should I show this to a doctor or what test should I do?

See an oral surgeon: After examining your lesions, you will be told what they might be and if further tests are indicated. They may or may not be related to your smoking, and if they were, quitting will not make them disappear. ...Read more

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