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    59 Possible Causes for Lesion of the Tongue in USA

    • Lingular Tonsillitis
      Lesion of the Tongue
    • Hairy Leukoplakia
      Lesion of the Tongue

      Case 1: A 30-year-old man with a 15-packyear smoking history presented for a follow-up evaluation of an asymptomatic whitish lesion on the tongue that had not responded to … See also: leukoplakia hair·y leu·ko·pla·ki·a ( hār'ē lū'kō-plā'kē-ă ) White raised lesion seen on tongue, occasionally on buccal mucosa, in an immunocompromised host. … S: Subjective The patient notices new, white lesions on the tongue that cannot be wiped off or removed by scraping or brushing.[1] [2] [3]

    • Tongue Amyloidosis
      Lesion of the Tongue
    • Median Rhomboid Glossitis
      Lesion of the Tongue
    • Xerostomia
      Lesion of the Tongue
    • Noma
      Lesion of the Tongue
    • Lingual Papillitis
      Lesion of the Tongue
    • Primary Syphilis
      Lesion of the Tongue
    • Tongue Ulcer
      Lesion of the Tongue

      , and the tongue is one of the sites where they may develop. … […] oral cavity are relatively common in general practice, with estimates suggesting that up to 4% of the population in the United States suffer from some form of ulcerative lesion … Within a week of initiating sirolimus therapy, she developed a painful lesion on her tongue (Figure 1) that made it difficult to eat and phonate.[4] [5]

    • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
      Lesion of the Tongue

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    1. oral hairy leukoplakia, oroesophageal candidiasis, disseminated cryptococcosis, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, eosinophilic pustular folliculitis, prurigo nodularis., http://www.consultantlive.com/hiv-aids/images-h…
    2. Oral Hairy Leukoplakia | AIDS Education and Training Centers National Coordinating Resource Center (AETC NCRC), http://aidsetc.org/guide/oral-hairy-leukoplakia
    3. Hairy leukoplakia | definition of hairy leukoplakia by Medical dictionary, http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com…
    4. Tongue Ulcer, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/tongue-ulcer
    5. Tongue Ulcer in a Liver Transplant Recipient on a New Immunosuppressive Regimen - Cohen - 2012 - American Journal of Transplantation, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.16…