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Geographic tongue

Introduction: Geographic tongue

Description of Geographic tongue

Geographic tongue (medical condition): A form of tongue inflammation where smooth, migrating...more »

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Geographic tongue: An idiopathic disorder characterized by the loss of filiform papillae leaving reddened areas of circinate macules bound by a white band. The lesions heal, then others erupt.
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Geographic tongue: Related Topics

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Geographic tongue: Rare Disease

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

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

Geographic tongue (medical condition): See Geographic Tongue (disease information).
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Geographic tongue: Related Diseases

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

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Geographic tongue as a Symptom

Geographic tongue (symptom): Geographic tongue is a tongue that resembles a map...more »

Geographic tongue (symptom): See Geographic tongue (symptom information).

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Hierarchical classifications of Geographic tongue

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

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