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How common is it to get ageusia?

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Dr. Seth Zeidman
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Rare

Most of what is perceived as the sense of taste is actually derived from smell.
True ageusia is relatively rare compared to hypogeusia — a partial loss of taste — and dysgeusia — a distortion or alteration of taste.

In brief: Rare

Most of what is perceived as the sense of taste is actually derived from smell.
True ageusia is relatively rare compared to hypogeusia — a partial loss of taste — and dysgeusia — a distortion or alteration of taste.
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