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Lingual Papillitis

Papillitis Tongue


  • Patient ages ranged from 31 to 62 years (average 49) and all lesions had been present for many years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Abstract A case of recurrent, clinically innocuous, but painful papules involving the tongue dorsum of a 25-year-old man is presented. The lesions were interpreted to represent a transient lingual papillitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • The following brief reports are presented to augment the clinical documentation of this condition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • In the child whose case we present, this condition was nonpainful and florid in distribution.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Papulokeratotic variant The papulokeratotic variant presents as recurrent multiple white bumps over the tongue that do not cause any symptoms. They may be persistent.[dermnetnz.org]
Lesion of the Tongue
  • CASE DESCRIPTION: A man of 34 years of age had since childhood bouts of painful papular lesions on the tongue. The anatomopathological examination of one lesion showed chronic papillitis.[revistaseletronicas.pucrs.br]
  • 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. When the white debris lying over the tongue surface is scraped, redness and small raised bumps may appear.[buddymd.com]
  • Avoid spicy, acidic, sour, sweet foods and hot beverages till the lesions on the tongue are healed. Chew mint leaves 2 to 3 times a day. Mint leaves are naturally cooling and have anti-inflammatory properties.[yogawiz.com]
  • The depapillated areas are usually well demarcated, [4] and bordered by a slightly raised, white, yellow or grey, serpiginous (snaking) peripheral zone. [9] A lesion of geographic tongue may start as a white patch before the depapillation occurs. [4][readtiger.com]
  • Plasmoacanthoma · Oral florid papillomatosis · Oral candidiasis Teeth ( pulp, dentin, enamel ) Dental caries · Dentin hypersensitivity · Pulpitis · Pulpal necrosis · Pulp polyp · Pulp calcification · Fluorosis · Hypodontia · Hyperdontia · Macrodontia · Microdontia[worldlibrary.org]
  • Dilaceration Discoloration Ectopic enamel Enamel hypocalcification Enamel hypoplasia Turner's hypoplasia Enamel pearl Fluorosis Fusion Gemination Hyperdontia Hypodontia Maxillary lateral incisor agenesis Impaction Wisdom tooth impaction Macrodontia Meth mouth Microdontia[en.wikipedia.org]
  • (similar to TLP) admixed with fibrous papules.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Abstract A case of recurrent, clinically innocuous, but painful papules involving the tongue dorsum of a 25-year-old man is presented. The lesions were interpreted to represent a transient lingual papillitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • We describe a relatively common yet poorly documented condition of the anterior dorsal tongue characterized by one or more moderately painful, transient, red to yellow papules.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Email: docpiyush@gmail.com An 8-year-old boy presented with painful erythematous papules over tongue and excessive salivation for 3 days.[indianpediatrics.net]
  • Definition False, corticosteroids make it worse Term Clinical features of perioral dermatitis Definition Persistent erythematous papules/pustules Vermillion spared, usually zone of uninovlved skin; /- pruritis 90% women, in children no gender predilection[flashcardmachine.com]
  • […] papillomatosis Oral melanosis Smoker's melanosis Pemphigoid Benign mucous membrane Pemphigus Plasmoacanthoma Stomatitis Aphthous Denture-related Herpetic Smokeless tobacco keratosis Submucous fibrosis Ulceration Riga–Fede disease Verruca vulgaris Verruciform xanthoma[en.wikipedia.org]
  • *viral infection「ウイルス性感染」 *visual「a〉視覚の *vital capacity「肺活量」[略 VC] *vomiting「嘔吐」 *ward「病棟」 *wax「ワックス、蝋」 *white blood cell「白血球」( leukocyte) *white lesion「白色病変」 *wound「創傷」 *wound healing「創傷治癒」 *xanthoma「黄色腫」 *xerostomia「口腔乾燥症」 *X-ray「X線」 *yellow fever「黄熱病[medo.jp]
  • […] spongiotic gingival hyperplasia, oral lesions associated with cosmetic fillers, oropharyngeal carcinomas related to human papillomavirus (HPV), IgG4-related disease and mammary analogue secretory carcinomas, Globodontia, Lobodontia, Leishmaniasis, and Xanthelasma[books.google.com]


  • We describe treatment and resolution of the condition, and its recurrence following re-exposure to the identified culprit.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Home treatments can help them resolve even faster.[healthline.com]
  • An age old remedy for treatment of lie bumps is mint leaves. Simply chew a few mint leaves as it will relieve the pain. Just don’t scrub the tongue and avoid any kind of trauma to your tongue.[authorstream.com]
  • No treatment or biopsy is required, but a number of systemic disorders and syndromes must be ruled out before applying the CLP diagnosis. Copyright 2012 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • In the case of the classic form of transient lingual papillitis, no medical treatment is necessary, as the symptoms go away on their own.[medicalpoint.org]


  • […] includes a brief description of each individual lesion or pathologic condition and the kind of pathologic process that it represents, followed by a discussion of its clinical and/or radiographic presentation, histopathologic features, and its treatment and prognosis[books.google.com]
  • Treatment for transient lingual papillitis Definition Resolves spontaneously; topical corticosteroids; anesthetics, coating agents used to reduce pain or duration Some pts report removing them No treatment needed for type 3 which is asymptomatic Term Prognosis[flashcardmachine.com]
  • […] assessed for efficacy in geographic tongue. [9] If some foods exacerbate or trigger the symptoms, then cutting these foods out of the diet may benefit. [13] One uncontrolled trial has shown some benefit in controlling the symptoms of geographic tongue. [4] Prognosis[readtiger.com]


  • The etiology, clinical features, and histopathology of this heretofore-undescribed variant are discussed and compared with the findings in previously reported cases of transient lingual papillitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • This report further reviews the literature to illustrate the clinical manifestations, etiology, differential diagnosis, course, and treatment of this condition.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Researchers are still not sure the exact etiology of lingual papillitis, but they believe it is caused due to injury on the surface of tongue. Eating sharp edged food can rub and scrape your tongue.[tandurust.com]
  • Term Definition Circumoral inflammatory skin disease with or without bacterial infection Term Etiology of perioral dermatitis Definition Idiosyncratic response to exogenous materials: tartar control toothpaste, bubble gum, moisturizers, night creams,[flashcardmachine.com]


  • METHODS: A prospective case series, including an analysis of epidemiological and clinical factors, was conducted within private paediatric practices in collaboration with a dermatology department at the University Hospital of Nice, France.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • "Epidemiology of the most common oral mucosal diseases in children" (PDF) . Medicina Oral, Patologia Oral y Cirugia Bucal . 10 (5): 376–87. PMID 16264385 .[readtiger.com]
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  • You can prevent lie bumps (Transient Lingual Papillitis) by preventing few of the symptoms. Possible Causes of Lie Bumps There is more than one possible reason for the query which concerns most of the people, “what causes lie bumps?”[dailyhealthcures.com]
  • […] some patients to give relief have included: salt water mouth rinses cold fluids soothing foods such as yoghurt antiseptic or local anaesthetic mouthwashes topical steroids However, the majority of sufferers have found nothing to relieve the symptoms or prevent[dermnetnz.org]
  • This prevents further irritation and allows bumps to heal without risk of infection. Another treatment to consider is rinsing with a warm salt water solution or mouthwash.[livestrong.com]
  • How to Prevent Lie Bump Irritation The natural remedies for lie bumps will help to quickly heal pain and discomfort from your tongue. However, you also need to prevent lie bumps from getting even more irritated or becoming infected.[healthyandnaturalworld.com]
  • Tips to prevent lie bumps on tongue from recurring There are certain lifestyle changes and healthy habits you can adapt to prevent white or red lie bumps on tongue from recurring frequently. Don’t eat spicy food while you are treating lie bumps.[homeremediesblog.com]

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