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Glossitis

Glossitis is typically characterized by an inflammation of the tongue. It can also cause changes in the tongue’s texture and color creating a shiny, red surface. Severe cases of glossitis can be painful and affect the way a person talks or eats and can have multiple causes, one of which is vitamin B12 deficiency.

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