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Geographic tongue. What makes it come, and then what makes it go away?

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Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Not necessarily

Geographic tongue is when the tongue appears like a MAP with darker and lighter area, areas where the papillae or crypts (mountain and valleys) vary.
Most of the time, it is normal, get a general checkup including baseline blood testing, particularly, a cbc.

In brief: Not necessarily

Geographic tongue is when the tongue appears like a MAP with darker and lighter area, areas where the papillae or crypts (mountain and valleys) vary.
Most of the time, it is normal, get a general checkup including baseline blood testing, particularly, a cbc.
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