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A 38-year-old female asked:

Sometimes get what looks just like mild angular chelitis.how 2 speed up healing?aloe vera,olive/tea tree/coconut oil,listerine,petroleum jelly??help!

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Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 47 years experience
Mycolog ll cream: Try applying Mycology ll cream to corners of mouth four times daily. This an anti fungal medication that often clears up these sores.
Dr. Richard Durando
Dentistry 45 years experience
Angular Chelitis: This malady is facilitated or associated with a yeast/fungus infection. Medications that are used for athletes foot can be used. It is always better to consult with your oral health care professional.

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