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what are symptoms of burning mouth syndrome?

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Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
BMS: See: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/burning-mouth-syndrome/basics/symptoms/con-20029596
Answered on Jun 22, 2019
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Burning mouth: syndrome neuropathic pain, a dysfunction of the sensory nerve branches that supply the tongue and oral mucosa. Burning sensation, dry mouth and bitter taste are the major symptoms.
Answered on Nov 30, 2014
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
If you have this:: Agree with Dr Grin's description, and if you have this, good idea to check the following tests: B-12, Methyl melonic acid, homocysteine, OH-Vitamin D, sed rate, C-reactive protein, as one or more of these tests may reveal cause.
Answered on Dec 13, 2014

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