TONGUE COATING IN PATIENTS WITH GASTROINTESTINAL AND LIVER DISEASES

Vladimir Panov
2012 Journal of IMAB  
Journal of IMAB -Annual Proceeding (Scientific Papers) 2012, vol. 18, book 2 SUMMARY: It is known that coating on the tongue can be expressed differently -from thin milk diaper, to thick dirty brown blanket, often associated with malodor in the mouth. Some diseases are suspected for causing increased coating of the tongue. The purpose of this study was to investigate and compare the degree of coating of the tongue in patients with gastrointestinal diseases and healthy ones.
doi:10.5272/jimab.2012182.188 fatcat:ai66yteue5avfan7sqxkezubje