benign migratory glossitis
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Related to benign migratory glossitis: Geographic tongue, median rhomboid glossitis, Fissured tongue
idiopathic, asymptomatic erythematous circinate macules, often bounded peripherally by a white band, as a result of atrophy of the filiform papillae; with time the lesions resolve, coalesce, and change in distribution; frequently associated with fissured tongues.
DiffDx Lingual syphilis with dense white patches
Management Rarely successful, i.e., empirical (e.g., vitamins, antibiotics, psychotherapy)