Raynaud's of the Tongue

  • Martin Edward Perry Department of Rheumatology, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley
  • Shazmeen Surtee Undergraduate Medical School, University of Glasgow, Glasgow
  • Zainab Nawaz Undergraduate Medical School, University of Dundee, Dundee
Keywords: Raynaud's, tongue

Abstract

We describe a 40-year-old lady who presents with a painful white tongue on exposure to the cold. The differential diagnosis and investigations are outlined with a discussion about this unusual presentation of a common problem.

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  • Published: 2017-10-30

    Issue: Vol 4 No 8 (view)

    Section: Articles

    How to cite:
    Perry, M., Surtee, S., & Nawaz, Z. (2017, October 30). Raynaud’s of the Tongue. European Journal of Case Reports in Internal Medicine, 4(8). https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.12890/2017_000689

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