Oral Health

Question
Posted by: Vicky | 2011/10/28

Q.

My Tongue

Hi

i would just like to find out if i may have a problem with my tongue

ever since i can remember my tongue looks diffirent to everyone i know its rough and has what looks like cuts on the side which is not painful at all its not the normal color that it should more or less be and would just like to find out if you can help me understand and figure out what it might be.

many thanks :-)

Expert's Reply

A.

Oral health expert

it may be a condition called "geographic tongue"
http://geographictongue.org/
However it is best to have it diagnosed by a dentist to confirm

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Posted by: dental expert | 2011/10/29

it may be a condition called "geographic tongue"
http://geographictongue.org/
However it is best to have it diagnosed by a dentist to confirm

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