923 Possible Causes for Lesion of the Tongue

  • Malignant Neoplasm

    Sites Codes for Neoplasms that Overlap Sites in Multiple Three-character Categories Code Overlapping Sites C02.8 overlapping lesion of tongue C08.8 overlapping lesion of major[training.seer.cancer.gov] For example, "carcinoma of the stomach and small intestine" should be assigned to C26.8, overlapping lesion of digestive system. Figure 17.[training.seer.cancer.gov]

  • Tongue Disease

    These patches (lesions) give the tongue a maplike, or geographic, appearance.[mayoclinic.org] Agricultural News Blue Tongue Disease Reported in Several Oklahoma Deer Fri, 05 Oct 2012 11:34:00 CDT Reports of deer exhibiting lethargy, blue tongues and ulcers and lesions[oklahomafarmreport.com] Lesion of tongue Tongue atrophy Tongue hypertrophy Tongue lesion Tongue thrust disorder Tongue thrusting Clinical Information A finding indicating enlargement of the tongue[icd10data.com]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Obstruction of lower respiratory tract On examination - nonspecific respiratory lesion On examination - respiratory obstruction Partial obstruction of airway by blood Partial[icd9data.com] […] obstruction of airway by foreign body Partial obstruction of airway by tongue Partially obstructed airway Pendelluft Polycythemia due to cyanotic respiratory disease Prolonged[icd9data.com] […] respiratory system Inspiratory and expiratory partial airway obstruction Inspiratory partial airway obstruction Lower respiratory tract infection Obstruction of airway by tongue[icd9data.com]

  • Glossitis

    The tongue was the most frequently affected site in a series of 128 patients with celiac disease who were examined for oral mucosal lesions and symptoms, with 29.6% of the[nejm.org] Glossitis Symptoms Symptoms and signs of glossitis can include: Mouth pain or burning that affects entire mouth Oral lesions Mouth ulcer Tongue pain or tingling sensation[healthool.com] Unlike glossitis due to nutritional deficiencies and anemia, the lesions of geographic tongue move around the tongue over time. [19] This is because in geographic tongue,[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Hairy Leukoplakia

    See AIDS . hair·y leu·ko·pla·ki·a ( hār'ē lū'kō-plā'kē-ă ) A white lesion appearing on the tongue or buccal mucosa of immunocompromised patients; the lesion appears raised[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] A 29-year-old man presented with non-painful white lesions on his tongue that he had recently noticed while brushing his teeth.[cmaj.ca] Hairy leukoplakia is a medical condition which causes white lesions with hairy-like features, appearing at the sides of the tongue.[symptoma.com]

  • Lingual Papillitis

    CASE DESCRIPTION: A man of 34 years of age had since childhood bouts of painful papular lesions on the tongue.[revistaseletronicas.pucrs.br] The condition was diagnosed as Eruptive lingual papillitis (ELP) based on typical presentation – acute onset, painful lesions on tongue only (no other mucosal or skin lesions[indianpediatrics.net] This presents as creamy white lesions over the tongue. If the growth is much, the roof of the mouth or inner cheeks may also be involved.[buddymd.com]

  • Median Rhomboid Glossitis

    Your dentist may also want to take a swab of your tongue lesion.[aupairargentina.com] J Postgrad Med 1991 Oct;37(4):238-40 Abstract quote Median rhomboid glossitis is an inflammatory lesion of the tongue, now believed to be secondary to candidiasis.[thedoctorsdoctor.com] Wright BA, Fenwick F: Candidiasis and atrophic tongue lesions. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol 1981;51:55–61.[karger.com]

  • Tongue Ulcer

    Autoimmune conditions - Aphthous stomatitis is described as a separate entity of tongue and oral lesions due to their rather frequent occurrence, and studies estimate that[symptoma.com] […] of such lesions.[dx.doi.org] Because soreness or painful lesions on the tongue can have a wide variety of causes, treatment and outlook depend upon the particular condition that is responsible.[medicinenet.com]

  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome

    The signs and symptoms of some of these infections may include: Soaking night sweats Recurring fever Chronic diarrhea Persistent white spots or unusual lesions on your tongue[mayoclinic.org]

  • Benign Migratory Glossitis

    Benign migratory glossitis or geographic tongue: An enigmatic oral lesion. Am J Med 2002;113:751-5. 2. Kovac-Kovacic M, Skaleric U.[jiaomr.in] These patches (lesions) give the tongue a maplike, or geographic, appearance.[mayoclinic.org] The lesions typically resolve spontaneously without sequelae but can develop quickly in other areas of the tongue.[nejm.org]

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