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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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How to get rid of ulcers in my mouth?

How to get rid of ulcers in my mouth?

Prevent trigger: See prior answers relating to these for much more discussion. Each person usually finds that certain things trigger them, e.g. Citrus fruits, lack of sleep, weight loss, iron, vitamin B12 or Folic Acid deficiency, trauma, braces. There are some systemic diseases associated with these: crohn's, behcets, celiac disease. Also think of hot drinks. Oragel topically or antiviral rx early on may help. ...Read more

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How to get rid of and prevent tongue and mouth ulcers?

How to get rid of and prevent tongue and mouth ulcers?

Laser therapy: Some dentists use laser therapy to speed up healng of canker sores. A home remedy is mixing Benadryl (diphenhydramine) with pepto bysmol ( 50/50) and swishing to reduce the pain and coat the sores. ...Read more

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Any easy ways to get rid of mouth ulcers?

Any easy ways to get rid of mouth ulcers?

Yes, Listerine: Listerine purple bottle 30 second rinses 2-3x/day help it heal faster. If you use the mouthrinse when it first develops, it will keep it small and possibly not develop into a larger size. It goes away much faster than the usual 2 weeks long time frame of pain. You can also use rx apthasol by your dentist. ...Read more

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Any ways to get rid of mouth ulcers?

Any ways to get rid of mouth ulcers?

Type of Ulcer?: Oral or mouth ulcers can be caused by several different conditions. Most common are apthous ulcers which usually dissapear in 7-10 days without treatment. However any ulcer should be examined by your doctor for proper diagnosis. Ulcers can be caused by many types of diseases such as a simple cold sore , cheek or lip bitting, std, certain types of oral cancer or many other health conditions. ...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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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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How to get rid of ulcer?

How to get rid of ulcer?

Medical therapy: You must be examined and placed on specific medication for BOTH stomach acid and treatment for a bacteria, H. pylori. You will also benefit form an upper endoscopy and biopsy- consult a GI expert. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of mouth ulcers?

Depends on the cause: Mouth ulcers can be caused by many different things, including infections and autoimmune diseases. The most common causes are aphthous ulcers and type 1 herpes. You should be evaluated by your doctor and treated appropriately. ...Read more

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Are there fast ways to get rid of mouth ulcers?

Are there fast ways to get rid of mouth ulcers?

No: There's no fast way to heal the ulcers, but you can cover them with orabase or zilactin and that helps reduce discomfort. Both are found over the counter in drug stores. ...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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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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How can I get rid of canker sores/ulcers?

How can I get rid of canker sores/ulcers?

Not much: Canker sores heal in about 10 days regardless of treatment or not. They are definitely a nuisance. As of now i know of nothing that speeds up healing, just palliative measures to make it feel better. ...Read more

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Whats the quickest way to get rid of painful mouth ulcers?

Whats the quickest way to get rid of painful  mouth ulcers?

Remove the cause: To help your dentist determine the cause, do an audit: Have you changed diet, oral habits or hygiene? Have you moved? Perhaps you had a change in your health or medications? Has this happened before? How many times? How often? Once you have answered these, see your dentist. He or she can give you specific info & prescribe a simple mouth rinse or Rx to address the issue. ...Read more

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How do you all get rid of a mouth ulcer?

How do you all get rid of a mouth ulcer?

Canker = Aphthous : Researchers are not sure of the cause of aphthous ulcers. There is no known preventive measure. Treatment is palliative with low level laser therapy able to relieve pain & accelerate healing with about 5 minutes of treatment. Biolase waterlase works well of lasers I have tried. Herpes is another possible ulcer. Oral cancer can also be an ulcer. See your dentist to find the right diagnosis. ...Read more

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How to get rid of an inner mouth ulcer?

Why ulcers there : Depends on where it exactly is and what it looks like. Mouth ulcers can be a matter of simple using an rx Peridex (chlorhexidine gluconate) soak, or it can be more serious even up to a cancer. This needs to be evaluated by a dentist for what it is and what is the best to do. ...Read more

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How can I most quickly get rid of canker sores?

How can I most quickly get rid of canker sores?

Time will heal it: There is no way to get rid of canker sores. It takes about a week for them to heal. In the meantime an over the counter medication will provide some relief. Avoid acidic foods like citrus and tomatoes, spicy foods, and hard things like chips that can be irritating. ...Read more

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How to get rid of these sores in my mouth!?

How to get rid of these sores in my mouth!?

Not sure what the: sores are. There is not much info to go on here. Try gargling with warm salt water. If they are not resolving, seek medical assessment. ...Read more

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How to get rid of tongue lesions?

See a dentist: While some are benign and will not cause a problem, there are others that need to be addressed quickly. ...Read more

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How to get rid or relieve mouth ulcers?

How to get rid or relieve mouth ulcers?

See Dr/testing: These are commonly caused by the hsv-1 (virus). See a dr. For an exam and testing for the hsv-1 titer. There are some anti-viral meds that can help. Good luck. ...Read more

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Oral Ulceration (Definition)

Oral ulcerations appear as necrotic or eroded areas on the oral mucosa, including the tongue. Most such lesions are idiopathic (aphthous) or of viral etiology (e.g., herpes simplex virus [hsv]; rarely herpes zoster [vzv]). Oral ulcerations may be caused by fungal, parasitic, or bacteriologic pathogens; malignancy; ...Read more


Ulceration (Definition)

Exact synonym so far as this pathologist is concerned. An ulcer is a lesion on a body surface (outer or inner) in which the epithelium and at least some of the underlying connective tissue has been lost specifically to necrosis (cell death) rather than just mechanical or chemical injury. All ulcer craters ...Read more