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What is this black spot on my tongue ?

I have black spots on my tongue, what could it be? I m 15 don t smoke it doesn t bleed and there s no pain. I m also of African descent if that helps. They ve been there for as long as I can remember.
Asked On : Sat, 9 Apr 2011
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ENT Specialist 's  Response

Welcome to HealthcareMagic Forum,
Black spots on the tongue are common in certain individuals. They are mere pigmentation over the tongue and does not cause any problem.
Take care

Dr. Naveen Kumar
Answered: Tue, 26 Apr 2011
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Dermatologist Dr. Gaurav Patel's  Response
it may be due to vitamin or folic acid deficiency
generally it does not create any major problem.
you should take more green veg and fruits
Answered: Tue, 26 Apr 2011
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