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Tongue discolouration

Tongue discolouration: Introduction

Tongue discolouration: Abnormal colour change of the tongue. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Tongue discolouration, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Types of Tongue discolouration:

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Tongue discolouration: Symptom Checker

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Tongue discolouration: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Tongue discolouration

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Detailed list of causes of Tongue discolouration

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How Common are these Causes of Tongue discolouration?

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Tongue discolouration:

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  • Thrush ... White patches on tongue


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Causes of Tongue discolouration Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Tongue discolouration:

    Subtypes of Tongue discolouration:

    Migrating red and white patches (2 causes), White tongue (29 causes), Furry tongue (10 causes), Darkened tongue (17 causes), Red, inflamed tongue (14 causes), Blue tongue (14 causes), Pale tongue (12 causes), Coated tongue (8 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Tongue discolouration:

    Tongue symptoms (430 causes), Skin color changes (2348 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Tongue discolouration:

    Tongue pain, Tongue symptoms (430 causes), Oral rash, Tongue ulcers (24 causes), Black tongue, Jaundice (789 causes), Anemia (926 causes), Scarlet fever, Kawasaki disease (5 causes), Candidiasis, Riboflavin deficiency, Iron supplementation

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