Yes, both are unrelated...
Welcome backGeographic tongue
is seen in vitamin deficiency
individuals, it's totally harmless.
Secondly, both geographic tongue and the ear are un-related.
But, during the episodes of mouth breathing
, the tongue will get dried up and thus inflammation sets in over the denuded mucosa causing pain.
Adequate rehydration and consuming plenty of vitamins
can help in solving this problem to a certain extent.
Dr. Naveen Kumar N.
ENT and Head & Neck Surgeon