Black hairy tongue

What is Black hairy tongue?

a condition on tongue causing black discolouration and hairy appearance of the papillae are seen

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my tongue is partially turning black,had a cyst removed from tongue 2 weeks ago....

doctor1 MD

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Seem to have developed black hairy tongue

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can I attach photo of wife's brown tongue?
wife has horrible taste for months. couldn't eat. loss lots of weight. doc treated for thrush and later...

doctor1 MD

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Due to debris and microorganisms

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Welcome and thanks for your query.
I understand your concern.
Your wife has...

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hi. I had a few brown dots on the tip of my tongue and it doesn t hurt or anything its just annoying that it s there. It has been here for a long...

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hi and welcome,
Painless brown dots seen on the tongue is the phenomenon called HAIRY tongue or black hairy tongue. It is usually caused due to...

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