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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
Hard to say: You might have an allergy to certain foods, resulting in your symptoms. Have yourself tested by an allergist to see what you can and cannot eat comfortably. ...Read more
Probable allergy: As Dr. Tran mentioned, the most likely cause is allergy. I used to get this from raw apple skin- only the skin, and if cooked was fine, but also occ. get it from pollens. After avoiding raw apple skin for many years the problem went away. But the unusual thing is your mentioning it's constant- maybe it's a food you eat daily. Consider seeing an allergy specialist or ENT doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Check with dentist: You may be experiencing an herpetic outbreak as they are usually do not cross the midline. Do you have any raise vesicular lesions that are opening and become painful? ...Read more
The corners of my mouth have been dry and itchy for a week or two? Anything I should be thinking about?
Vapor barrer: Main idea is break moisture cycle. Vaseline or equivalent constantly on the area until healing occurs is necessary. There is an association with b vit deficiency and this condition. Ok to take extra from reliable source. ...Read more
Does oil allergic exist? Because sometimes when i ate oily food, i felt itchy surround my mouth? What should I do about it?
Irritant: Sounds like an irritation, as different oils are used to fry foods. ...Read more
I have small patches at end of the mouth which becomes wound after scratching and it isn't itchy i would like to know what type of skin problem is it.
Well: That requires an exam suggest do photographs and HealthTap visit for diagnosis and treatment can't really figure it out by text message ...Read more
I just ate half an orange for lunch, and then 10 minutes later i started getting flakey and itchy around my mouth?
Allergy: Reaction to a food or drink that you had. ...Read more
Allergy?: You could have a food allergy or sensitivity to certain foods such as citrus or other types of spices. You should also check the toothpaste and mouth rinses you might be using. Do you smoke? I would also advise having a periodontist or your general dentist do a full exam to verify that there isn't any pathology. http://www.drgums.com. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diagnose first: Visit a dentist to make sure of your diagnosis. I find viroxyn to be quite effective for my patients. ...Read more