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    will be looking for. "But inflamed, red, black or white tongues could be a sign of other conditions such as thrush, while a swollen tongue can be a sign of an allergic reaction."Disease detection neural networkRead more
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    . The black tongue is a result of a poor oral hygiene, smoking or side effects of antibiotics. A black coating on tongue is usually caused by an overgrowth of bacteria and it gives it a hairy appearance. SkinRead more
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    or eyelids ·  Swollen, black, or “hairytongue ·  Changes in the shape or location of body fat ·  Decrease in testicle size ·  Sores or swelling in your rectal or genital area ·  Blue lips or fingernailsRead more

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Black hairy tongue

Disease

Black hairy tongue (BHT, also termed lingua villosa nigra) refers to a condition of the tongue where the filiform papillae elongate with black or brown discoloration, giving a black and hairy appearance. The appearance may be alarming, but it is a harmless condition. Predisposing factors include smoking, xerostomia (dry mouth), soft diet, poor oral hygiene and certain medications. Management is...More