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Canker Sores In Mouth And Throat
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Are frequent canker sores in mouth and iritis always an indicator of behçet's disease? Is it serious?
Canker sores: is very common after tooth extraction. Canker sores are the most common oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The condition is idiopathic (cause is not known) recurrent aphthous ulcers is usually self-limiting. If concerned see your dentist after 10 days. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have always got canker sores in mouth I have 3 now what's the best thing to do for them other then warm salt water?
Canker sore : Canker sores are the most common oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The condition is idiopathic (cause is not known) recurrent aphthous ulcers is usually self-limiting. Try to keep adequate oral hygiene as possible. If concerned see your dentist after 10 days or visit today for laser immediate amelioration. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello doctor, I am having mild mvp with mild regurgitation. I also have canker sores in mouth with tooth pain. Does this have any effect on my mvp.
Hoe to canker sores just appear!? Why can one person have so many canker sores in their mouth all at the same time. Can they cause sore throats?
Aphthous stomatitis: Aphthous stomatitis is due to a viral infection. Symptoms are multiple painful canker sores (aphthous ulcers), and often fever and sore throat. Symptoms usually last 10-14 days. See your dentist for suggestions for pain relief and anti-viral medication. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Daughter has 2 canker sores on her tonsils at the back of throat their kind of small. Plus she has 2 on the front of her mouth howl long will it last?
7-10 days usually: During this time have her eat softer foods and avoid acidly foods (soda, ketchup, tomato sauce, etc.). Have her rinse with warm salt water several time a day. If it interferes with eating have her rinse (not swallow) with a mixture of malox and liquid benadryl. If other cold symptoms develop then see your pediatrician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have canker sores in the back of my mouth chooser to the throat. Does gargling harm or help the healing process?
Helpful: Gargling with peroxide based liquids can be helpful in speeding healing. Alcohol based liquids may make it more painful as the alcohol will sting the open sores. Your best bet is a Chlorhexidine rinse you can get prescribed from your dentist. That will help kill the germs that are the main cause of the painful sores (canker sores are a secondary infection of a primary autoimmune reaction). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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