Hairy tongue

What is Hairy tongue?

A tongue with abnormal elongation of the filiform papillae, resulting in a thickened furry appearance.

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Hello, I tried marijuana for the first time 48hrs ago. I ate a brownie and smoked from a pipe. As soon as I tried to smoke, the smoke seemed to...

doctor1 MD

Hi there, thanks for asking. That sometimes happens with cannabis. Fortunately, it is transient and will not last so long. Some of the molecules...

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if i kissed somebody that drinks some orange meth juice (to get ride of a heroine adiction) and he did not brush his teeth before ...could that...

doctor1 MD

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Welcome to HEALTHCARE MAGIC..

I have gone through your query and can understand your concerns...

As per your complain dryness in mouth, hairy...

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Recently I noticed feeling like I have a hair on my tongue.... only evening.... during day was away... after 4 days one day I had like I have...

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Hi,

Thanks for the query.

Hairy tongue is a condition which is associated with poor oral hygiene. Here the papillae on the tongue fails to shed...

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