The NEXT DDS
4:50 PM | Oct 08, 2015
An examination of your patient’s tongue provides indications
of many different health conditions and infections. A healthy tongue is pink in
color and covered with papillae—but white, red or black tongues can be signs of
possible serious medical conditions.
If your patient has white patches or white spots on the tongue, this condition can be an indication of oral thrush. (Keep in mind that a w...