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Sudden geographic tongue

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Dr. Vidya KR MD

What exactly is geographical tongue? My mom told me its something ive had it since i was a little girl and that doctors never worried about it. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vidya KR ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Naveen Kumar MD

After looking at images I think his tongue may be geographic tongue in that one spot. The white veins appear to be geographic tongue in images I am looking at. So his ear and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

I had a sore throat over a month ago. I gargled it with Listerine , after which my tongue had ... (three time a day). My tongue turned white and my mouth dry. I went to the doctor and prescribed a fungal ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

I seem to have developed a condition I had as a child - the condition is "Geographical Tongue" I don't remember the actual name of the condition - can you tell me how I can control this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Klarida Papaqako MD

thank you I have had geographic tongue for over 9 months and even though dentist and doctors say harmless it burns and is very aggravating. All blood test are good so have any suggestions on how to get ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klarida Papaqako ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.       Honey Arora MD

that they say I might have is geographic tongue and looking on your web site I do not have. The symptoms having ...My tongue has a feeling of being burnt ,leaving my mouth also very dry. I have all... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr.  Suresh K Yadav MD

everything . When he was about 1 1/2 he was diagnosed with Geographic tongue. His pediatrician advised me ... basically told me he had geographic tongue and left it at that with no more... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suresh K Yadav ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli MD

Hello, My son 8 year old son has a geographic tongue ie. white patches on tongue. This has been existing since his birth. I would like to know - 1. Why this problem is existing? 2. What is the nature ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

for a couple of years, though now i am on dexilant. For the past 6-8 months i have developed geographical tongue. I have been reading online about a possible link between gerd and GT, or the PPIs and GT.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

my husband has geograhical tongue from past 10 years . he has been taking inhaler from almost last 15 yrs. Is the GR problem due to that? His stomach also remains upset and he doesn t enjoy vegetarian ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

Hello! Thank you for asking on HCM! It is a variant on normal indivdual; not a disease and no need to cure it. Just requires a more regular oral hygiene. Greeting!

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

this is called geographical tongue. Please take multivitamins it is a normal variant.

Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

this might be thrush. also could be geographic tongue. see your doctor to have this looked at.