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causes of painful tongue with area of median glossitis and

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causes of painful tongue with area of median glossitis and sore throat in 54yr old female
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
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Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Hello
Infection


Is there any finding
Rash?

GERD...acid reflux, very common.

B vitamin deficiencies.


Diabetes.
Thyroid
Anxiety
Autoimmune problems
Dental problems
Other problems.


If there are no physical findings, more likely burning mouth syndrome.

Which can be from any of the above causes, even some medications can do it.

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