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Can staph infections get in your mouth?

Can staph infections get in your mouth?

Yes rarely or lips: Staph infection usually is on the skin, but can spread to all over the body. Staph infections can cause infections of the lips, but rarely in the mouth. However, infections of the parotid salivary glands that occur in patients with underlying severe illnesses, are often caused by staph. ...Read more

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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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Can you get pimples in your mouth?

Can you get pimples in your mouth?

Abscess not pimple: A "pimple" located on the gums several (5-8) millimeters away from the gumline would often be a nerve that has gone bad in the tooth and either root canal treatment or tooth removal are recommended treatment. If it is located close to the gumline, then that is a periodontal (gum) abscess. See your dentist if you have any swelling in your mouth. ...Read more

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Can you get eczema in your mouth?

Can you get eczema in your mouth?

No: Is this a hypothetical question, or do you have something wrong in your mouth? See a DR if you do. ...Read more

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Can you get BV in your mouth?

Can you get BV in your mouth?

NO BV in the mouth: Bacterial vaginosis is a condition where the vagina is colonized with a collection of bacteria that can cause symptoms (increased discharge, odor are primary). The mouth also has bacteria and if symptoms similar to BV appear in the mouth, poor hygiene is likely. Brush the teeth and use mouthwash. ...Read more

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Can you get hives in your mouth?

Can you get hives in your mouth?

Mouth hives: It is possible for an allergic response to manifest itself as hives in your mouth or throat. An antihistamine would be a good thing to take if this happens--like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) otc. If it happens repeatedly then evaluate the possible cause and avoid that substance and check with your primary care manager. ...Read more

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Can you get HPV in your mouth?

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Can you get HPV in your mouth?

Yes: Mouth is occasionally affected by hpv. Hpv has also been implicated in throat cancer. ...Read more

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Can you get chlamydia in your mouth?

Can you get chlamydia in your mouth?

Yes: Any sexually transmitted disease can have oral manifestations. Often there are no symptoms. Usually symptoms appear 1-3 weeks after exposure. Symptoms can be a sore throat or flu like symptoms. ...Read more

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How to get rid of sores in your mouth?

How to get rid of sores in your mouth?

Laser Treatment: A way to get rid of sores in your mouth is to have your dentist perform a laser treatment on the sore, which is not painful and takes about 10-15 minutes for the sore to be treated and removed. Also, if you are unable to go into the dentist office, you can swish with an alcoholic mouthwash twice per day to clean the area and help the sore heal. ...Read more

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Can you get a bad taste in your mouth with pneumonia?

Can you get a bad taste in your mouth with pneumonia?

Pneumonia: Yes, particularly if the pneumonia is due, at least in part to anaerobic bacteria. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of the sores in your bf's mouth?

How can you get rid of the sores in your bf's mouth?

Use Canker Cover: Painful mouth sores are usually canker sores (aphthous ulcer) which are found on the inside of your cheek, under your tongue, the tip of your tongue, or the roof of your month. They will usually go away in 7 - 10 days. There are many natural remedies, but i like canker cover by quantum health, which is a patch that will cover the sore. If you have a lot of sores you should see your dentist. ...Read more

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Can you get herpes in the mouth just from kissing mouth to mouth?

Can you get herpes in the mouth just from kissing mouth to mouth?

Of course: By adult age, most people have the common oral herpes virus. The luckier ones don't get outbreaks on their lips, or only rarely get them. Kissing is a common way that herpes is transmitted orally (but a person will not catch the same herpes type 1, if she already caught it earlier in her life... however, she may get outbreaks from time to time) ...Read more

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How to get rid of constant sores in your mouth?

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How to get rid of constant sores in your mouth?

Treat the cause: If it is viral (herpes infection), use Acyclovir or antiviral medication. If canker sore (apthuous ulcer), keep clean to prevent bacterial infection and it will resolve in 5 days or use laser treatment. If caused by trauma due to cheek or tongue biting, treat the occlusion (grinding, adjust occlusion, or crowns). ...Read more

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How can you get rid of a cold sore in your mouth?

How can you get rid of a cold sore in your mouth?

Home medics: They are usually viral in nature, antiviral ointments might speed up healing like zophirax and abreeva.. ...Read more

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Hpv is spread through contact so can you have HPV on your hands and in your mouth?

Hpv is spread through contact so can you have HPV on your hands and in your mouth?

Different strains : The hpv that causes warts on skin are a different strain than what causes hpv in the mouth. Like humans are made up of many different strains, with different skin, eye and hair color, different shapes. So you can have warts on your hands and hpv in your mouth, but they aren't likely spread from one to the other. ...Read more

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Can amoebas get in your urethra?

Can amoebas get in your urethra?

Potentially: Possibly, but you shouldn't be putting your penis in any place that there could be ameobas. ...Read more

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Can you get ringworn inside of your mouth?

Can you get ringworn inside of your mouth?

No: The ringworm lives off the surface layer of skin on the outside surface of your body. You cannot get "ringworm" on the inside.There are germs that can live in the mouth and throat but these are never called ringworm. ...Read more

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Can a staph infection occur in your nose?

Can a staph infection occur in your nose?

Absolutely: and you can also just be a carrier of staph in your nose, get culture and if positive a topical called mupirocin should be put up your nostrils ...Read more

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Can you get a yeast infection in your throat?

Can you get a yeast infection in your throat?

Yeast: A yeast infection or thrush can happen in the throat is you are taking inhaled steroids, if your immune system is suppressed, if you have diabetes, it looks like white patches on the tongue and can go down the throat. ...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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Staphylococcal Infection (Definition)

This is an infection caused by Staphylococcus aureus - and it often is quite dangerous because the organism, the 'germ' has alot of virulence to it... it's very nasty in other words. You can see an ID doc to find out more about Staph infections, since they are experts in diagnosing and treating ...Read more