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Geographic tongue - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   well , i have a terrible geographic tongue. just terrible... and i know its not a big deal, but it hurts SO bad
User :   so bad that i dont want to eat or talk or anything
User :   is there anything you've heard to do to ease the pain until it heals
User :   this happens at least once a month, if not mroe
User :   *more
Doctor :   ya sure we will assist you
Doctor :   since when your having this problem?
Doctor :   do you have any bleeding disorder
User :   i've had a geographic tongue since i was like 8, but it's gotten worse.
User :   no , no bleeding disorder
Doctor :   your age and occupation?
User :   19 student
Doctor :   u will get a pain killer lotion
Doctor :   u can apply it locally on tongue
User :   do i need to get a prescription for it?
User :   or at a drugstore?
User :   over the counter?
Doctor :   ya u need to consult a doctor or try in pharmacy directly'

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