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Is A Terrible Taste In My Mouth A Sign Of Cancer
No: Chronic bad taste in the mouth is usually a result of sinus disease, gum disease, or acid reflux (stomach acid coming up into the mouth.) medications can cause this, as can nutritional supplements. Zinc deficiency can also cause this. Very rarely, cancers of the mouth or throat can cause a bad taste in the mouth, but other symptoms would be expected. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more
Lots of reasons: Lots of reasons to have red spot, such as burn, cancer, fungal infection, abrasion, and many other reasons. This is not an "over the computer" diagnostic situation. Put down the computer, pick up the phone, and call your dentist. Let your dentest put all those years of education and experience to work for you. You'll be glad you did. ...Read more
I have the flu which is causing a sore throat and a very bad taste in my mouth. Any remedies to get rid of the bad taste?
My breath smells weird. Almost like when a person has their tonsils removed. Is this in any way a sign of brain tumor or cancer?
Absolutely Not: The vehicle you are driving, commonly called a body, is fantastically complex engineering and most of what is going on inside quite hidden. While there are complex relationships between internal processes & outward appearances, odors, etc, what is near the surface is mostly a result of what is on the surface. The odor of our breath is a function of what’s in the saliva & bacteria living there. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Woke up in the middle of the night and had a metallic taste in mouth and hungry.. Had a heartburn but went away with water. Is this a sign of pregnanc?
HIV: Would need to see the lump to diagnose. Have a dentist look at this. Good luck. ...Read more
Multiple possibility: Running increases your blood presure and could be causing an underlying infection to exude into your mouth. This is often described as a metalic taste. Medications are exuded in the saliva and this is a possible source. A visit with your dentist is advisable. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diabetes: Diabetes can cause a sweet taste in your mouth, especially if your control is not good. Are you a diabetic? There are other causes. Some infections can alter taste perceptions. So cam acid reflux disease. You should see your doctor about this. And get checked. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
There is a smell in my urine. No pain. I have loss of appetite and usually wake up with a funny taste in my mouth. What could it be?
Varies: There can be many causes of abnormal smell from certain medications or vitamins someone takes to disease processes such as sjogrens, thrush, cancers, gingivitis, liver disorders. It is best that one seeks out the care of a physician to evaluate for medical conditions that can affect taste. ...Read more
I suffer pain to feeling in my tongue was a nasty taste in my mouth and a strange pain in my tongue like a part of him coarse and puffy?
See doctor: Do you smoke. Consider quitting. It can cause mouth and throat cancer. If you have white patches it could be thrush or a yeast infection of you r mouth. Some medications can cause a metallic taste as a side effect. You should see your doctor. Also some vitamin deficiencies can lead to sores in the mouth. Make sure you have a well rounded diet with fruit in it. ...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
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