• oral
  • Among those patients with a PPD of ≥5 mm and a tongue coating score of ≤2, no difference was observed in oral malodour levels between the H. pylori -positive and -negative subjects. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • Also known as "erythema migrans" and "benign migratory glossitis", it's nothing serious - there is no evidence that geographic tongue is linked to bigger oral problems such as cancer. (pinterest.com)
  • In 90% of cases, causes of halitosis are located in the mouth and can be attributed to: dental caries, periodontal disease, oral infections and mainly tongue coating (1-2) . (scielo.br)
  • It is noticeable that oral hygiene in combination with tongue scraping has been performed for many years but that, despite its efficacy, dentists rarely prescribe and teach this scraping practice. (scielo.br)