geographic tongue

(redirected from benign migratory glossitis)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to benign migratory glossitis: Geographic tongue, median rhomboid glossitis, Fissured tongue

ge·o·graph·ic tongue

n. lengua geográfica, lengua caracterizada por áreas desnudas rodeadas de epitelio grueso que simulan áreas terrestres.
References in periodicals archive ?
4 Daud Mirza Navid Rashid Qureshi Kashif Naqvi Benign Migratory Glossitis An Unusual Enigmatic Lesion Pakistan Oral and Dental Journal Vol 33 No.
Benign migratory glossitis was first reported as a wandering rash of the tongue in 1831 by Rayer.
Also called benign migratory glossitis, geographic tongue is not linked to cancer.
Full browser ?