Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Tongue Lesions 37 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 37 conditions that can cause Tongue Lesions.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Tongue Lesions.
  1. Cold Sores
  2. Venereal Disease
There are 7 somewhat common conditions that can cause Tongue Lesions.
  1. Canker Sores
  2. Glossitis
  3. Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
  4. Herpangina
  5. Herpes Gingivostomatitis
  6. Immune System Deficiency
  7. Thrush
There are 9 uncommon conditions that can cause Tongue Lesions.
  1. AIDS
  2. Celiac Sprue
  3. Dermatitis Herpetiformis
  4. Erythema Multiforme
  5. HIV Infection
  6. Lichen Planus
  7. Low Neutrophil Count
  8. Salivary Mucocele
  9. Stomatitis
There are 19 rare conditions that can cause Tongue Lesions.
  1. Addison's Disease
  2. Behcet's Syndrome
  3. Discoid Lupus
  4. Glucagonoma
  5. Histoplasmosis
  6. Kaposi's Sarcoma
  7. Kawasaki Disease
  8. Leishmaniasis
  9. Lupus
  10. Measles
  11. Mouth Cancer
  12. Pemphigoid
  13. Pharyngeal Cancer
  14. Reiter's Syndrome
  15. Sjogren's Syndrome
  16. Stevens Johnson Syndrome
  17. Syphilis
  18. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  19. Vincent's Stomatitis

Last Updated: Oct 29, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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