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Coated Tongue Worried It Could Be Ars

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Hello,Let me first write that I am a huge admirer of what it is you folks do for people and I hope you all recognize and are commended on the fact that you are providing a tremendous service and helping people live better lives. I had a vaginal...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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...investigated. I do not believe you have any cause for concern. However, if my reassurance is not enough for you to shake your worries, get an ELISA test. The results will undoubtedly be negative.Finally, if your white tongue continues to be... Read more »

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ARS with unilateral symptoms? or stress and worry?

Posted by nickywick, 1 Reply
...nodes and my ear started to hurt and i developed a hoarse voice and a mild dry cough and had a day or two of diahrrea and white coated tongue (dry mouth). Over the next few weeks the throat pain would come and go and move around on the ONE side... Read more »

Worried about symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...fever. Since then I get a soar throat on and off and yesterday after almost 8 weeks of exposure my throat hurts and have a white coating tongue and a sore on the inner lip. If this is ARS does it usually last so long almost a 8 weeks and still... Read more »

For those worrying about their tongue being white

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Here's some pics of Hiv/AIDs patients with thrush (or white coat on tongue). Go to the HIV/AIDS section http://www.afraidtoask.com/std.html Read more »

Where is everyone tonight?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Went to Dr. today b/c of white coating on tongue. Its been 2 weeks today and have very sore throat with slight cough and a slimy white coating. Dr. said coating no big deal...What do you think? Read more »