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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 drinking to much alcohol cuase thrush like symptoms in your mouth? Which looks as though you were a bit dehydrated ?

Can drinking to much alcohol cuase thrush like symptoms in your mouth?  Which looks as though you were a bit dehydrated ?

YES: Any condition that changes the natural balance of the microbial ecosystem of the mouth can potentially be the reason for an oral thrush infection. Poor oral hygiene, heavy smoking, excessive alcohol consumption, stress and certain medications that change the chemical balance of the mouth may have the same effect.( causing the fungus candida to grow out of control, causing infection). ...Read more

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If you have thrush in your throat, would you most likely also have it in your mouth too? Also, what are the symptoms of thrush in throat?

If you have thrush in your throat, would you most likely also have it in your mouth too? Also, what are the symptoms of thrush in throat?

Thrush: Yes. If you have been diagnosed with Thrush in your throat it is also in your mouth. The medication you are taking will treat the thrush in your throat and mouth. If you have not seen a doctor yet, it is important that you get this treated. ...Read more

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Are oral thrush, dry mouth and vaginal thrush common ARS symptoms for HIV? & what are the chances that I contracted HIV from RECEIVING cunnilingus?

Are oral thrush, dry mouth and vaginal thrush common ARS symptoms for HIV? & what are the chances that I contracted HIV from RECEIVING cunnilingus?

Unlikely: You do need to see your physician to clarify your concerns. You need an evaluation to answer the question of why you have thrush. While you may get an HIV test, there are other things that need clarification. This may not be a major problem but it is best to check it out ...Read more

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Which one is realible HIV symptoms(continious fever, lymphnodes, thrush,rash, dry mouth) vs 7 month antibody tests???

Which one is realible HIV symptoms(continious fever, lymphnodes, thrush,rash, dry mouth) vs 7 month antibody tests???

HIV test: The only reliable way to know if you have HIV is to be tested. Current (4th generation) tests will test not only for the antibody, but also for the viral antigen. The other symptoms you noted may be seen in HIV; however, they may be seen in other unrelated conditions as well. If you want to know, get tested. ...Read more

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How do i know i have oral thrush, been on antibiotics for 14 days for sinus infect, excessive dry mouth and throat, no other symptoms.

How do i know i have oral thrush, been on antibiotics for 14 days for sinus infect, excessive dry mouth and throat, no other symptoms.

See a doc: Generally oral thrush causes whitish coating in mouth that can be somewhat painful. You should be further evaluated by a doc. Either see a local doc or contact a HealthTap provider for more assistance. ...Read more

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How does a teenage get thrush mouth?

Rare: It is unusual for a teenager to get thrush in the mouth. Few reasons, 1 if they have been on antibiotics for a long time, 2 diabetis 3, long term use of steroids or immunosuppressant medications, including inhaled steroids for asthma, infections which cause immunosuppression. ...Read more

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What's a known home remedies for thrush mouth?

What's a known home remedies for thrush mouth?

A few: . A few home remedies that can be used are swabbing the oral area with pure, virgin coconut oil (caprylic acid is the active ingredient), and application of acidophilus to oral areas. These only anecdotally work and i would truly recommend either an oral or topical antifungal prescription. ...Read more

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What should you absolutley not eat with mouth thrush?

No restrictions: If something hurts or burns then i would avoid that. Otherwise there are no restrictions. ...Read more

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Candidiasis (Definition)

Candidiasis is an infection caused by a specific group of fungi or yeast that usually occur in warm, moist parts of the body. Common symptoms include ...Read more


Thrush (Definition)

Thrush is a yeast infection of the mucus membrane lining ...Read more