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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Glossitis" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Glossitis
Glossitis can mean soreness of the tongue, or more usually inflammation with depapillation of the dorsal surface of the tongue (loss of the lingual papillae), leaving a smooth and erythematous (reddened) surface, (sometimes specifically termed atrophic glossitis). - See link

 

Glossitis in Spanish is Glositis
La glositis es la inflamación aguda o crónica de la lengua. A veces se aplica a la lengua de color rojo carnoso encontradas en ciertos estados de déficit. El cambio es debido a la atrofia de las papilas de la lengua y al adelgazamiento de la mucosa, con exposición a la vascularización subyacente. - See link

 

More information about Glossitis in other websites
Definition of Glossitis in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Glossitis in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Glossitis - See link.
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