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My 3 month sons breath smells like feces.. Should I be concerned??

My 3 month sons breath smells like feces.. Should I be concerned??

Fecal breath: I certainly would have your child checked out by your doctor or a pediatric gastroenterologist ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of breath smells like feces?

What can I do to get rid of breath smells like feces?

Determine cause: Once the cause of your halitosis is determined, you can treat it. It is related to your teeth, your diet, acid reflux, sinus problems.. Hard to tell over the internet. It would be best to consult with a local dentist and physician to rule out any of the above problems. ...Read more

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I have bad breath odor that smells like ammonia and/or feces. I was tested negative for halitosis, negative for sinus or tonsil problems and GI tested?

I have bad breath odor that smells like ammonia and/or feces. I was tested negative for halitosis, negative for sinus or tonsil problems and GI tested?

Bad breath: Many things can contribute to bad breath. It usually helps to brush the roof of the mouth and tongue. Better yet is to get a tounge scraper to clean the surface of the tongue, where lots of bacteria tend to accumulate. Patients with gum disease often have oral malodor. ...Read more

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Stool and breath smells. It is not my oral hygiene.And i started belching a lot, maybe cause i had beans last night, but i pooped it out, still burping?

Stool and breath smells. It is not my oral hygiene.And i started belching a lot, maybe cause i had beans last night, but i pooped it out, still burping?

GI issues: First you should go to doctors for definitive diagnosis. The issues you could be halitosis or possible GI issues like reflux and other pathologies. Your doctor can find cause and treat. ...Read more

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My toddlers breath smells like sick, but he is behaving and eating normally. Is there anything wrong with him or is this normal?

My toddlers breath smells like sick, but he is behaving and eating normally. Is there anything wrong with him or is this normal?

Ok: toddlers typically have sweet breath. Bad breath in this age is unusual. I worry about things like dental disease, tonsils or sinus disease. Kids don't have much in the way of sinuses but they do have some. Ive even had patients with bad breath who had a bead and a bean stuck in the nose unknown to the parent. Chronic colds and dental disease are the most common reasons in my experience. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your breath smells like moth balls?

What does it mean when your breath smells like moth balls?

Plaque bacteria: Most bad breath comes from bacteria in your mouth. Have you had your teeth cleaned recently? You need to brush your teeth, floss and clean your tongue, and see a dentist regularly. Periodontal disease will cause bad breath. If your mouth is clean and healthy then see md. Medical causes could be diabetes, acid reflux, gerd, allergies, post nasal drip. ...Read more

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My 9 year olds breath smells like urine. What could this mean?

My 9 year olds breath smells like urine.  What could this mean?

See ENT Specialist: He needs to be thoroughly examined by an ENT specialist to check for chronic sinusitis and gum disease. If he truly has "urine" like smell then he must have blood test done to check kidney function. Uremia causes such body odor. ...Read more

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My breath smells like its fruity, is there any way I could clean my esophagus?

My breath smells like its fruity, is there any way I could clean my esophagus?

Not from esophagus : It could be a metobolic byproduct or from the mouth / sinuses. But it is not from the esophagus or stomach. ...Read more

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Does it mean I have diabetes if my breath smells like urine?

Does it mean I have diabetes if my breath smells like urine?

Possible: It's possible but this is not a reliable way to diagnose diabetes. I recommend seeing your doctor and get a blood test done to figure this out the correct way. ...Read more

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I have been having a foul smelling and bitter phlegm for the past one week. It is hard to even smell my own breath. Smells like a dead animal. help!!

Infection: Foul smelling and bad tasting phlegm is likely a sign of an infection of the sinuses or lungs. Time for a visit to your primary care physician! ...Read more

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