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Disease Glossitis, Benign Migratory

Name Glossitis, Benign Migratory
Synonyms Benign Migratory Glossitis | Geographic Tongue | Glossitis Areata Exfoliativa | Migratory Glossitis, Benign | Tongue, Geographic
Definition An idiopathic disorder characterized by the loss of filiform papillae leaving reddened areas of circinate macules bound by a white band. The lesions heal, then others erupt.
Categories Mouth disease
MeSH® ID D005929
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DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mouth Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Tongue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Glossitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Glossitis, Benign Migratory Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Glossitis, Benign Migratory Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Erythema migrans, lingual Has associated chemicals Has associated genes