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The list of organs typically affected by White tongue may include, but is not limited to:
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The following list of conditions have 'White tongue' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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Subtypes of White tongue:
Coated tongue (8 causes)
Medical Conditions associated with White tongue:
Tongue symptoms (430 causes), Tongue discolouration (16 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Skin color changes (2348 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
Symptoms related to White tongue:
Tongue rash (5 causes), Sore tongue (112 causes), White skin (69 causes), Tongue symptoms (430 causes), Mouth whiteness, Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Swallowing symptoms (664 causes), Difficulty swallowing (702 causes), Leukoplakia (17 causes), Alcohol, Smoking, Oral thrush (10 causes), Steroid inhalers, Fluticasone asthma puffers, Immunosuppression, Immunosuppressive medications, Broad spectrum antibiotics
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