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Who's most likely to get balck hairy tongue?

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Black hairy tongue is more common in men, people who use intravenous drugs, and those who are HIV-positive.

SOURCES:

eMedicine.com: "Hairy Tongue."

Korber, A, Dissemond, J. The New England Journal of Medicine, 2006; vol. 354: p. 67.

McGrath. E, Bardsley, P, Basran, G. CMAJ, 2008; vol. 178: pp. 1137-1138.

Reviewed by Michael Friedman on August 23, 2020

SOURCES:

eMedicine.com: "Hairy Tongue."

Korber, A, Dissemond, J. The New England Journal of Medicine, 2006; vol. 354: p. 67.

McGrath. E, Bardsley, P, Basran, G. CMAJ, 2008; vol. 178: pp. 1137-1138.

Reviewed by Michael Friedman on August 23, 2020

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