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Circumvallate Papillae

Summary Information: Circumvallate Papillae

Circumvallate Papillae: Circumvallate papillae are one of four types of small bumps located on the surface of the tongue. Circumvallate papillae are relatively large compared to other papillae and form a V-shaped arrangement on the back of the tongue. Circumvallate papillae contain taste buds.

Conditions that afflict circumvallate papillae include infection, trauma, lacerations, and tongue lesions.

Closely Related Organs: Circumvallate Papillae

The following organs are closely related to the organ: Circumvallate Papillae:

Conditions Afflicting Organs: Circumvallate Papillae

The following conditions are related to the organ: Circumvallate Papillae:

Symptoms Related to Afflictions of: Circumvallate Papillae

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