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What are my chances of hypogeusia becoming permanent?

Hypogeusia usually clears up when the underlying cause is resolved. In some cases, it clears up without any treatment at all. Hypogeusia can become permanent if it is the result of a chronic condition, such as a neurologic disorder. However, permanent hypogeusia is rare.

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