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Experience:  30 years practice in general and cosmetic dermatology
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I have awhite on the edge of my togue. its not on the

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i have awhite mark on the edge of my togue. its not on the surface. it looks like dead skin. shiny white dead skin about 3mm long and about 2mm wide
JA: How long have you been dealing with the skin issue? Have you noticed any major changes in your overall skin or nails recently?
Customer: no changes. no pain or other sensation. been there maybe a week, dont actually look at back of tongue very much..
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: not really. wonder if i bit or ground my tongue and did not realise it and killed piece of skin....
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 5 months ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

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