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422 Possible Causes for Tongue Atrophy

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

    […] anomalies (atrophy or hypertrophy) and tongue coating were determined for each patient.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] muscle contour, or tongue atrophy excess saliva difficulty breathing The corticospinal tract is a part of the brain made up of nerve fibers.[healthline.com] […] number of occlusal units, number of decayed/missing/filled teeth, community periodontal index, bleeding on probing, dental calculus, maximum mouth opening, salivation rate, tongue[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Arnold Chiari Malformation

    atrophy, diplopia, and signs of spinal cord compression such as the Babinski's sign, hemiparesis, muscle spasticity, and episodic urinary retention.[dynamicchiropractic.com] […] patients include: papilledema (an indicator of hydrocephalus due to blockage of cerebrospinal fluid flow by the Arnold-Chiari malformation), facial weakness, dysphonia, apnea, tongue[dynamicchiropractic.com]

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis 7

    Fasciculations of the tongue are often observed and patients may eventually show tongue amyotrophy.[symptoma.com] […] patients often develop bulbar palsy, which manifests as dysarthria and dysphagia, and symptomatic upper motor neuron disease: In the long term, muscle weakness is followed by atrophy[symptoma.com]

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis 11

    Muscle weakness is followed by atrophy, and fasciculations are very common, too.[symptoma.com] Fasciculations of the tongue are often observed and patients may eventually show tongue amyotrophy.[symptoma.com]

  • Iron Deficiency

    , with atrophy of the lingual papillae Fissures at the corners of the mouth (angular stomatitis) Splenomegaly (in severe, persistent, untreated cases) Pseudotumor cerebri[emedicine.com] […] of the mucous membrane covering the tongue, the pharynx and the esophagus impaired immune function pagophagia restless legs syndromeContinued iron deficiency may progress[en.wikipedia.org] […] physical examination may include the following: Impaired growth in infants Pallor of the mucous membranes (a nonspecific finding) Spoon-shaped nails (koilonychia) A glossy tongue[emedicine.com]

  • Benign Migratory Glossitis

    […] ge·o·graph·ic tongue idiopathic, asymptomatic erythematous circinate macules, often bounded peripherally by a white band, as a result of atrophy of the filiform papillae;[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] The classic manifestation is a maplike distribution of erythema caused by atrophy of the filiform papillae of the tongue, surrounded by a white hyperkeratotic rim.[nejm.org] K14.1 Geographic tongue K14.2 Median rhomboid glossitis K14.3 Hypertrophy of tongue papillae K14.4 Atrophy of tongue papillae K14.5 Plicated tongue K14.8 Other diseases of[icd10data.com]

  • Connective Tissue Disease

    We present the case of a 50-year-old black woman whose inaugural presentation of MCDT was oropharyngeal dysphagia, symmetrical proximal muscle weakness, tongue atrophy and[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Oral Candidiasis

    […] is relatively commonplace; these lesions are found in approximately 2% of the general population. 7 Terai and Shimahara 8 reported 14 patients with tongue atrophy and burning[dentistrytoday.com] This lesion lies just anterior to the circumvallate papillae of the tongue.[drtbalu.co.in] […] pain (a lack of filiform papillae of the dorsal tongue) secondary to a Candida infection.[dentistrytoday.com]

  • Atrophic Glossitis

    ), bald tongue, hunter's glossitis, smooth tongue, atrophy of the tongue papillae, tongue atrophy papillae, atrophy of the tongue papillae (diagnosis), Tongue papillary atrophy[fpnotebook.com] Arunram - • 08 Jul 2016 Verified response Atrophic glossitis or bald tongue from atrophy of filiform papillae symptoms Tongue dryness, Burning sensation or Paresthesias of[dailyrounds.org] Characteristic findings on physical examination Clinically there is a rhomboid-shaped, well-defined, erythematous plaque in the central tongue due to localized atrophy of[dermatologyadvisor.com]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    , with atrophy of the lingual papillae Fissures at the corners of the mouth (angular stomatitis) Splenomegaly (in severe, persistent, untreated cases) Pseudotumor cerebri[emedicine.medscape.com] […] physical examination may include the following: Impaired growth in infants Pallor of the mucous membranes (a nonspecific finding) Spoon-shaped nails (koilonychia) A glossy tongue[emedicine.medscape.com]

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