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Dr. Randy Nolf
42 years experience Periodontics
Self descriptive: Burning mouth syndrome is partly in the description of the patient. A burning mouth does not require most patients to 'look' for symptoms, they know ... Read More
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Dr. Dinh Bui
Dr. Dinh Bui answered
23 years experience Dentistry
Multiple signs: Burning mouth syndrome (bms) is a disease of which your mouth may feel dry, burning, with altered sensation and/or taste and/or smell. It is very dif ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
BMS: "•a burning sensation that most commonly affects your tongue, but may also affect your lips, gums, palate, throat http://www.Mayoclinic.Org/diseases-c ... Read More
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Burning mouth : syndrome is a neuropathic pain, a dysfunction of the sensory nerve branches that supply the tongue and oral mucosa. Burning sensation, dry mouth and b ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Ritota
9 years experience Dentistry
Dry mouth: Loss of saliva, sometimes from medications, sometimes as a result of aging, can cause the painful burning mouth syndrome. There are also auto immune ... Read More
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Dr. Gregory LaMorte
42 years experience Periodontics
Chronic burning: Burning mouth syndrome is the medical term for ongoing (chronic) or recurrent burning in the mouth without an obvious cause. The discomfort may affect ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Melder
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Many causes: Burning mouth can be caused by a number of things. I usually evaluate for vitamin deficiencies like B12 and folate (folic acid). I have seen it with p ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
39 years experience Dentistry
Many causes: The causes can range from drugs that dry your mouth to bacterial or fungal flora that have become more prominent. Please see a dentist or and ENT to d ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregg Albers
41 years experience Addiction Medicine
Treatment options: Treatment of burning mouth syndrome is related to the source if known. A thorough work up by your regular physician, your dentist, and a specialist i ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mike Bowman
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Variable: It can be varied. See your doctor. Sometimes prescriptions can be helpful (anti-yeast in particular). Some otc treatments which may help include pr ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregg Albers
41 years experience Addiction Medicine
Burning mouth: The symptoms are the diagnosis, a burning pain in the mouth, tongue, or palate, that recurs and causes a burning or scalded sensation. This list of p ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
BMS: See: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/burning-mouth-syndrome/basics/symptoms/con-20029596
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
39 years experience Dentistry
Controlable: The cause is often hard to determine and the pain can be sever covering the entire mouth. You need a team (dentist, ent...) to help you control the pa ... Read More
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