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A 23-year-old female asked:

Can a really bad taste in mouth be cancer?

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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Non-specific.: While any new symptoms, no matter what, deserves an investigation, a bad taste in the mouth would be a rather non-specific finding and would not be directly and specifically indicative of cancer by itself.
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