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Black tongue

Introduction: Black tongue

Description of Black tongue

Black tongue (medical condition): Discoloration and hairy appearance of the tongue often due to...more »

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Hairy tongue:
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Black tongue: a benign side effect of some antibiotics; dark overgrowth of the papillae of the tongue.
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Black tongue: Related Topics

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Black tongue: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Black tongue is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Black tongue, or a subtype of Black tongue, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Black tongue as a Disease

Black tongue: Another name for Hairy tongue (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Hairy tongue
  »Symptoms of Hairy tongue

Black tongue: Related Diseases

Black tongue: Black tongue is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Black tongue (Hairy tongue)

Some of the symptoms of Black tongue incude:

Black tongue: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Black tongue:

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Broader terms for Black tongue

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Hierarchical classifications of Black tongue

The following list attempts to classify Black tongue into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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