A 31-year-old member asked:
what are the most common symptoms of burning mouth syndrome?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Steven Machtinger answered
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Only in your mouth: In primary burning mouth syndrome (bms) only oral structures hurt - tongue, lips, the lining (mucosa) & the palate (roof) of your mouth. In secondary bms - caused by nutritional deficiency, reflux, nasal obstruction, diabetes, medication, anxiety - you will likely have additional non-oral symptoms. I hope you have discussed this with your doctor.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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