Black Hairy Tongue Causes, Symptoms, and TreatmentsUploader: Samurr 2 years ago Subscribe 10
On the other hand, pronounced anatomical alteration in the filiform papillae may predispose the patient to trap foreign material and stimulate local microbial overgrowth that leads to typical color changes seen in patients with this condition. A person who eats a soft-food diet may not have enough stimulation in their diet to cause enough abrasion. Yogurt and probiotic supplementation may be employed with various degree of success. Patients with oncological disorders, smokers, black tea drinkers, and those with poor oral hygiene are more likely to develop BHT[ 8 ]. For a better experience on Oralb.