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Why do I have a sore in my mouth after surgery

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Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
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Very little, if any,: ...of your eye drops can make their way to your mouth and tongue. If this problem started after cataract surgery, it may be a coincidence. Good oral ... Read More

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. H. sam Tadros
29 years experience Prosthodontics
Burning sensation: That topic can be very involved , but check also certain vitamin deficiency can lead to burning sensation talk to your doctor
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Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
BMS: Burning mouth syndrome is a unfortunately a condition without an obvious or apparent cause. See the following for more information: http://www.mayocli ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sampson
26 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Many things: Ranging from gingivitis or periodontal disease to tumors or systemic illness. The only way to find out is to start by visiting the dentist.
Dr. Majid Jamali
26 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Sore mouth: If the jaw is enlarged it could be osteomyelitis.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Stewart
39 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Many things!: Medications ( steroids, ssri inhibitors, psychotropic drugs certain cardiac meds and anti-hypertensives - the list is too long to include all!), medic ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Most are viruses: Toddlers are constantly chewing/sucking their fingers or touching the world around them.That gives them ample opportunity to sample every virus or bac ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
31 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sore mouth: Do you have any lesions in the mouth? Ant red spots? Occasionally viral illnesses can cause some mouth pain both before and after the lesions. Stres ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Call: call the Dentist or Dental Specialist who did your surgery. That's the person who knows your situation best. Post-surgical evaluation may be in orde ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Van der Werff
39 years experience Dentistry
Probably not: The mouth sore should be gone in a couple weeks. If either one lasts i would suggest seeing a physician.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Gordon
54 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
It depends.: Someone needs to examine your mouth for the cause. Either your doctor or your dentist.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
57 years experience Internal Medicine
Virus: Several things but most commonly a virus.

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