White tongue coating not thrush

Patient

Q: In feb went to doctor with flu like system did blood work had tongue coating through was thrush by family doctor then went to a dermertogly special did more blood work and a throat culture . throat culture came back normal no baterical infection my question is why do i have a tongue coating that is white down my throat and swollen glands on neck have not been able to talk for 2 weeks tongue sometimes turn green, brown and yellow like i said had since feb 2011 and am getting sicker throat sometimes will not let me swollen temp goes from 95.5 to 99.7 lost 5 pounds in a week any answer would be great

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