The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) provides the following list of features that have been reported in people with this condition. Much of the information in the HPO comes from Orphanet, a European rare disease database. If available, the list includes a rough estimate of how common a feature is (its frequency). Frequencies are based on a specific study and may not be representative of all studies. You can use the MedlinePlus Medical Dictionary for definitions of the terms below.
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How long does geographic tongue typically last? Does it usually persist for the rest of a person's life or will it eventually resolve? See answer
I believe that I may have geographic tongue. Is there treatment for the condition? At what age do symptoms of the condition typically start? I have a family history of psoriasis. Is geographic tongue related to psoriasis? Are the two conditions genetic? Is genetic counseling appropriate for geographic tongue and psoriasis? See answer