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Old 05-03-2018, 04:29 PM   #1
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White Tongue and discomfort swallowing

I have been treated for thrush had culture and biopsy and nothing been found. Biopsy was benign. Had this for 4.5 months. Anyone have any ideas?

 
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Old 05-06-2018, 04:07 PM   #2
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Re: White Tongue and discomfort swallowing

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I have been treated for thrush had culture and biopsy and nothing been found. Biopsy was benign. Had this for 4.5 months. Anyone have any ideas?
Have you been ever checked for GERD or just reflux? I have similar symptoms time to time, and I checked myself for every possible germs, thrush, bacteria etc. The result is always negative. But usually this white tongue starts after stomach discomfort, acid reflux or eating of too much carbs.

 
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Old 05-07-2018, 10:26 AM   #3
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Re: White Tongue and discomfort swallowing

Yea have had acid reflux in past but under control now. I've been brushing tongue more and whitening is going away but still have slight discomfort swallowing.

 
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Old 05-08-2018, 04:30 AM   #4
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Re: White Tongue and discomfort swallowing

I found this information and just shared it with someone else.

https://www.mayoclinic.org/symptoms/white-tongue/basics/causes/sym-20050676
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Old 05-09-2018, 03:45 PM   #5
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Re: White Tongue and discomfort swallowing

Yea I have read about that, but I've been cleared. Biopsy from throat resulted in nothing. I used smokeless tobacco so of course was worried but everything was benign. But I still have very dry throat and discomfort when swallowing along with white on tongue. Just wonder if I should get ct scan if throat? This has been going on since mid December of 2017.

 
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Old 05-15-2018, 12:29 AM   #6
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Re: White Tongue and discomfort swallowing

I also have the same problem...and it is really annoying

 
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Old 05-15-2018, 04:11 PM   #7
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I also have the same problem...and it is really annoying
How long has it been going on for you?

 
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