I Have Geographic Tongue

For those who suffer from this exasperating condition 17 People

    Geographic Tongue

    i've had this for as long as i can remember. it really sucks. for those of you who are lucky enough not to be familiar with it, check my friend wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geographic_tongue it's annoying, painful, and not at all attractive.
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Oct 5, 2007

    I'm an asthmatic, who has used inhalers

    and antibiotics for many years. I developed a problem with my tongue where it would swell and peel and feel like it had been severly scalded. It would have a patchwork appearance due to the areas of peeling. I went to doctor after doctor to have it misdiagnosed as either thrush...
    MedKat MedKat
    61-65, F
    Jan 3, 2014

    How I Was Cured.

    I NEVER...had a history of geographical tongue. Then suddenly, I had strange symptoms of TMJ appear a little over a year ago...the pain spread to my tongue, and before I knew it, I was getting a biopsy done to see if I had cancer. I'm sure many of you have been through this...
    Anne35 Anne35
    36-40, F
    Apr 6, 2013

    Georgraphic Tongue Cured

    Hi, I have had geographic tongue for about 5 years now. I would always keep an eye on it if I went on a new diet or vitamin regime because I figured it must be something lacking in my diet or something I was eating that was affecting it. About 10 days ago I read a book called...
    plcole plcole
    Apr 5, 2011

    I Think I Have Cured It (as Near As Damn It)

    "I Have Geographic Tongue" (I feel like I'm admitting to alcoholism or something!)I sussed out ages ago that raw tomatoes set off my geo tongue but it seems to be multifarious - different foods affect different people in this way. By avoiding tomatoes I cleared it up pretty...
    cat27cat cat27cat
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jan 10, 2010
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