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Image Number 1786 (Geographic tongue)


Diagnosis: Geographic tongue

Site: Tongue

Sex: F

Age: 5


Description: Map-like depapillation of the tongue.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


 The mother of the patient has noticed that many irregular smooth map-like patches of depapillated areas on the dorsum of the tongue of her daughter of about two years duration. She also stated that these patches were rapidly changing their shapes, sites and sizes. The girl had no history of psoriasis or any other related disease. 

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