Glossitis

Median Rhomboid Glossitis – A Unique Tongue Disorder

It is an oral condition which is characterized by a typical red or smooth pink patch that develops on the center or the back of the tongue dorsum. The lesion measures around 2-3 centimeters in length along its longest dimension.

Anemia Tongue – What Should You Know?

Anemia Tongue is an inflammation of the tongue accompanied by redness, swelling, and change in the surface texture of the tongue. These alterations affect some of the essential functions of the mouth like speech, swallowing and the ability to chew food.

What is Glossitis? Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Glossitis is an inflammatory condition of the tongue caused primarily due to nutritional deficiency, trauma or irritation of tongue. Glossitis responds well to the treatment and is improvised with proper care over time. Accurate treatment focusing on cause accompanied by good oral hygiene practice, healthy diet, avoidance of irritants (includes alcohol, spicy food, cigarette) helps in the proper management of the condition.

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