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The Tongue: A Window to Other Organs

Burkhart, N. (2021, May 10). The Tongue: A Window to Other Organs. Registered Dental Hygiene.

Integrative medicine practitioners often link the tongue to other areas of the body. The most common tongue condition in the literature is geographic tongue followed by fissured tongue. The fissured tongue is also the most common oral finding in patients with psoriasis. Other names applied to the fissured tongue are scrotal or plicated tongue. Keep reading to find out more.

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