Painful tongue lesions associated with a food allergy.

@article{Flaitz2001PainfulTL,
  title={Painful tongue lesions associated with a food allergy.},
  author={Catherine Flaitz and Carmen Chavarria},
  journal={Pediatric dentistry},
  year={2001},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={506-7}
}
Transient lingual papillitis is an inflammatory disease of the tongue that can be very symptomatic in children. This case report describes the clinical features of transient lingual papillitis in a 7-year-old boy that was associated with a food allergy. The potential causes of this condition are reviewed and a differential diagnosis is provided.