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Furry tongue

Furry tongue: Introduction

Furry tongue: Discolouration with "furry" growth on tongue. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Furry tongue, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Furry tongue:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Furry tongue. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Furry tongue:

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Furry tongue Treatments

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Medications or substances causing Furry tongue:

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Furry tongue

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Definitions of Furry tongue:

A benign side effect of some antibiotics; dark overgrowth of the papillae of the tongue
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Furry tongue

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How Common are these Causes of Furry tongue?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Furry tongue. Of the 10 causes of Furry tongue that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 8 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Furry tongue:

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Causes of Furry tongue Based on Risk Factors

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    Medical Conditions associated with Furry 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 Furry tongue:

    Tongue rash (5 causes), Tongue symptoms (430 causes), Taste symptoms (94 causes), Hairy tongue disorder, Fever (2274 causes), Dehydration (284 causes), Antibiotics, Smoking, Mouth breathers, Gastrointestinal disease, Poor oral hygiene

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