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Dark red patch on childs tongue

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Dr. Rovena Murati MD

My tongue is very rough & dry also center of tongue is dark red and dark brown sometimes. Is the a sign of any problem. Thank you. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rovena Murati ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Raju A.T MD

I have two small dark spots on the side of my tongue. They have just turned up in the last few days .... They are on the very side of my tongue. They are small and very dark. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raju A.T ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Gaurang Krishna MD

but it not as red as the top spot. Could this be geographical tongue or something more serious like tongue cancer ...Are these sores geographical tongue : ============================ About 2... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurang Krishna ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

My 5 yr old son has red patches on his tongue. He said the do not hurt but his throat does. It almost resembles geographic tongue from what I see on pictures. He does have fever ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

Hi, I have a red patch on my tongue with little white dot in the middle, it hurts like burning when I touch it. I have dental braces , and I've shown this to my dentist , he said, he will remove my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sandip Kabra ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.       Harry Maheshwari MD

for three days. White coating on throat and initial strep test came back negative. Now he has a raised red patch on his tongue the size of a quarter. Does anyone have any idea what is causing the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harry Maheshwari ( Dentist)
Dr.   Viraj Ravin Shah MD

tongue.she has been to the doctor about it and they say its bacterial infection in her mouth ... that for her child, and i think i may have passed it to her through birth without ever knowing i had it ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Viraj Ravin Shah ( Dentist)
Dr. Benley George MD

Hi, I have small dark patches on my tongue, one on each side towards the front of my tongue. Do you know what this could be ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Benley George ( Dentist)
Dr. Shreepad Shetty MD

I do chew tobacco and im 17 on the side of my tongue there is a white patch about an inch long and the area below is red and dark it is also red and dark under my tongue I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shreepad Shetty ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Prahlad Duggal MD

and there was red bumps on the back of my tongue. There was also so white looking patches near the back of the tongue. It does not hurt me at all but I am deeply worried and concerned? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prahlad Duggal ( ENT Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Priyanka MD

Please write some more information with picture of skin change and tongue so to reach a diagnosis. Thanks

Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

Not to worry. It will go. Possibly tongue injury. Will heal.

Dr. Raju A.T MD

White patch on the tongue with pain could be due to candidisis or inflamed leukoplakia. You may have to first start on antifungal and observe the response.