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Strawberry tongue

strawberry tongue

A physical finding where the papillae of the tongue stand out as bright red dots against the dull white coated surface. Typically seen in scarlet fever or kawasaki disease.


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... not surprised to find that the girl’s throat appears reddened, and her tongue is spotted and strawberry-like. The doctor obtains a throat culture and sends the culture to you. 1. When ...

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