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Candidiasis On My Tongue

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Erythematous Candidiasis vs. Geographic Tongue

Hi, How can one tell the difference between Erythematous Candidiasis and Geographic Tongue. From the pictures I've seen they appear very similar and are described somewhat in the same way. Can you please shed some light on the differences?...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
Erythematous candidiasis (EC) presents as a red, flat, subtle lesion normally on the dorsal (top) surface of the tongue and/or the hard and soft palates. Whereas it is possible for EC to present anywhere within the oral cavity, the vast majority of... Read more »

Oral Candidiasis: Why? Effective treatment?

I saw my dentist concerning little pimply lesions on my tongue and whitish spotting on both the... Read more »

Erythematous candidiasis

Is the red portion of the tongue that's around the lateral edges... Read more »
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Mouth & Oesophagus Candidiasis - Signs & Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
FREAKING OUT AGAIN! Please, people, does anybody know how to tell normal white tongue from candidiasis?????

Also, does anybody know the symptoms of GULLET (OESOPHAGUS) CANDIDIASIS? Is it simply a "lump" in the throat kind of feeling? I have a feeling... Read more »

Erythematous Candidiasis?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Ok...about 3 1/2 weeks ago, I burnt my tongue. A week after that, I was eating chocolate, and noticed a pink mark on my tongue. Its been two more weeks, and I'm getting scared. My low risk experience was about a year and a half ago. Anyways,... Read more »

Is my tongue normal?

Posted by guasonch, 1 Reply
I have 4 negative tests with the window passed and the otolaryngologist told me it was nothing serious and it wasnt candidiasis, but as i am informed, candidiasis need analysis to be detected. What do you think of my tongue?

There go the photos:

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Candidiasis

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
How long after infection would you see signs of Erythemathous Candidiasis and what are the symptoms associated with it. I have a some small red blotches on my tongue that are not painful or burning.

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