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I often get these red patches on my tounge they look like blisters and hurt. They come and go. What are they?

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Dr. Martin Hirsch
Dentistry

In brief: Uncertain

Depends upon how larger they are and how often they appear as well as how long they last.
Some people have "geographic tongue" where red spots appear and then disappear regularly. If they last two weeks it might be an ulcer.

In brief: Uncertain

Depends upon how larger they are and how often they appear as well as how long they last.
Some people have "geographic tongue" where red spots appear and then disappear regularly. If they last two weeks it might be an ulcer.
Dr. Martin Hirsch
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Dr. Pamela Merino
Internal Medicine

In brief: Aphtous ulcers

Most likely aphtous ulcers butmight need to be evaluated.

In brief: Aphtous ulcers

Most likely aphtous ulcers butmight need to be evaluated.
Dr. Pamela Merino
Dr. Pamela Merino
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