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Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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What does it mean to have sores in mouth?

What does it mean to have sores in mouth?

Something wrong: Having "sores" in the mouth indicates something is abnormal. There are a number of things that could be responsible. You need to have a thorough evaluation and examination by a dentist. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to heal sores in mouth?

What is the fastest way to heal sores in mouth?

Lase: A hene laser can heal sore almost twice as fast as ordinary healthing without any intervention. 20 seconds of spot size on the lesion administer several times a day will increase rate of healing and decrease any pain. ...Read more

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Do you think I should worry about painless sores in mouth?

Do you think I should worry about painless sores in mouth?

? Dentist: I would see your dentist or an oral surgeon to be sure that nothing and needs to be biopsied. ...Read more

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In pain. I'd really like to know how to heal sores in mouth?

In pain. I'd really like to know how to heal sores in mouth?

Depends on Cause: What is causing the sores? Dental abscesses? Viruses? Allergies? Best to treat the cause, not just cover the pain. ...Read more

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Can you get sores in mouth from kissing?

Can you get sores in mouth from kissing?

Yes you could: Cold sores and other diseases could be transmitted from kissing. ...Read more

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Why would I get persistent sores in mouth and tongue?

Why would I get persistent sores in mouth and tongue?

Due to several cause: There is one common condition causes sores in mouth and that is cold soree other conditions causing persistent sores are
1canker sores
2glossitis
3hand foot&mouth disease
4herpangina
5herpes gingivostomatitis
some uncommon conditions rarely seen are stomatitis, salivary mucocele, mouth cancer, kaposis sarcoma, and few more
consult your doctor if it persists and do not go away. ...Read more

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What causes cold sores in mouth?

What causes cold sores in mouth?

Herpes virus: Typically precced by some type of trauma, bite lip, taco chip scrape etc. ...Read more

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How to get rid of sores in mouth?

How to get rid of sores in mouth?

Depends on cause: Denture sores, cold sores, herpetic sores, traumatic ulcer. The treatment is different for each. Try googling the above subjects for a better answer. ...Read more

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What to do for canker sores in mouth?

What to do for canker sores in mouth?

Canker Sores: The exact cause of most canker sores is unknown. Stress or tissue injury is thought to be the cause of simple canker sores. Certain foods -- including citrus or acidic fruits and vegetables (such as lemons, oranges, pineapples, apples, figs, tomatoes, and strawberries) - can trigger a canker sore or make the problem worse. It usually resolves in a week or 2 but minimizing irritation can help. ...Read more

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Could I get cold sores in mouth?

Could I get cold sores in mouth?

Yes: Cold sores (fever blisters) usually occur on the lips, mouth, or tongue. ...Read more

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Small sores in mouth recently appeared. Hsv?

Small sores in mouth recently appeared. Hsv?

Exam needed: Hsv lesions are usually easy to recognize and if necessary the virus can be cultured this is worthwhile for future treatment. ...Read more

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Could you explain how to get rid of sores in mouth?

Could you explain how to get rid of sores in mouth?

It depends: You need to find out what is causing it. I have treated several cold sores (virus) cases with laser and have get 100% no reoccurrence.
Now, if the origin is food or any other kind of acids you can have your dentist prescript a mouth rinse commonly call magic swizzle to alleviate the discomfort and help in reducing the healing time. ...Read more

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I've got these weird painless sores in mouth. How can I get rid of them?

I've got these weird painless sores in mouth. How can I get rid of them?

See dentist: From your description I am not sure what you have. It sounds like a visit to the dentist is in order. ...Read more

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6 year old daughter started getting a bunch of sores in mouth yesterday?

6 year old daughter started getting a bunch of sores in mouth yesterday?

Inside or out?: Many viral infections can produce ulcers that tend to be painful inside the kids mouth. Outside there could be viral reasons but also bacterial reasons which will require antibiotics as in impetigo. ...Read more

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Been on zonisamide for two week have sores in mouth and terrible cough is it the medication or just some summer cold?

Been on zonisamide for two week have sores in mouth and terrible cough is it the medication or just some summer cold?

Worth checking: It sounds like a cold, especially if you, have had these same symptoms before you began zonisamide. However, side effects vary. Since this is a newly introduced medication, probably best to check with your doctor. ...Read more

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How to get rid of cold sores in mouth quickly?

How to get rid of cold sores in mouth quickly?

Cold sore: Cold sores are of viral origin. You need to get an anti viral prescription from your dentist. ...Read more

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What can I do to prevent constant canker sores in mouth?

What can I do to prevent constant canker sores in mouth?

Prevention: Canker sore or more specifically aphthous ulcer can be prevented by avoiding a common foam detergent found in most toothpastes called sodium laurel sulfate. Switching to biotene or other toothpaste not containing this ingredient can be the cure in preventing this painful condition. ...Read more

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Do canker sores in mouth provide a direct access to bloodstream?

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Do canker sores in mouth provide a direct access to bloodstream?

Minimal: Since the tissue is supplied with blood, you can expect that they are connected. Since canker sores are not likely to be from an infection per se (vs cold sores), they will not cause systemic invasion. ...Read more

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I have sores in mouth. And teeth are also roughed. Please suggest remedy.

I have sores in mouth. And teeth are also roughed. Please suggest remedy.

See a dentist!: The sores in your mouth can be from various things. You should see a dentist for investigation to find out what is causing them. The rough teeth also require a dentist to diagnose the problem and to treat. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of canker sores in mouth?

How can I get rid of canker sores in mouth?

A virus--ugh!: If you use antivirals they will be gone in 7 days--if you do nothing they will be gone in 1 week. Sorry, but there is some truth to the sarcasm. Acyclovir ointment can be applied to the sores. Anesthetic creams can reduce acute pain. I recommend keeping yourself fit to fight the viruses with healthy foods and proper sleep. ...Read more

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Burning mouth and TMJ. Mouth opening problem bad breath sores in mouth?

Burning mouth and TMJ. Mouth opening problem bad breath sores in mouth?

Problems: You have quite a number of dental problems and each need to be addressed. When was you last dental exam? You need a one on one comprehensive evaluation from a dentist along with proper treatment. Call and set up an appointment. ...Read more

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Could any one use braces wax for sores in mouth from dentures?

Could any one use braces wax for sores in mouth from dentures?

Not advisable: A denture sore usually requires an adjustment of the denture itself by your dentist. ...Read more

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What causes canker sores in mouth and what natural remedies are out there?

What causes canker sores in mouth and what natural remedies are out there?

Canker sores: The cause of canker sores (aphthous ulcers) is not fully understood. I have found it usually occurs when a patient is under stress and there is some irritation to the mucous membranes of the mouth. This can be from the bristles of a toothbrush or a hard piece of food. Avoid spicy and acidic foods. There are many otc products at the drug store to help ease the discomfort. ...Read more