Last revised by Daniel J Bell on 13 Jun 2023

Ageusia refers to a complete loss of taste. In instances where it is partial it is then falls under the spectrum of the conditions such as

When loss of sensation only involves half of the tongue it is then termed hemiageusia.

In may occur on its own or concomitantly with other deficiencies such as anosmia.


Ageusia may result from variable pathology which includes:

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