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red stripe down tongue
An_224200 posted:
I have been home sick for a few days with upper respitory/head cold/sinus convention type issues. I have had an on/off fever for days. I now have a 1/2 inch red stripe down the center of my toungue and am wondering what this means. I have not been to the doctor yet as I dont have insurance but will go if need be.
Amelia_WebMD_Staff responded:
Hi Anon,

I hope that you are feeling better!

Here is a WebMD Tongue Problems Overview that might help you to find the cause of this discoloration on your tongue. I do hope that you see a medical professional if the problem persists. Take care and keep us posted on how you are doing!
Best Wishes! Amelia

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