Top
10
Doctor insights on: Uvula Diseases

Share

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


2

2
What are signs i would get if i had a cancerous disease in my mouth?

What are signs i would get if i had a cancerous disease in my mouth?

Listed below: The most common are: white, red, or red/white patches in the mouth, a sore that won't heal, bleeding in the mouth, pain or trouble swallowing, loose teeth, trouble chewing, lumps in the cheek or neck, enlarged lymph nodes, ear pain, weight loss. ...Read more

3

3
What is hand foot and mouth disease?

What is hand foot and mouth disease?

Viral infection: 'hand, foot and mouth' disease is a viral illness called this because it results in blisters on the hands, feet, and mouth. It's caused by the coxsackie virus, will generally run its course over time. It is common in children, but impacts all ages. Drinking plenty of cool beverages may help soothe the throat and throat. Try popsicles, and don't add salt to your food. Lgromkomd. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
What is hand, foot and mouth disease?

What is hand, foot and mouth disease?

Viral infection: Hand/foot/mouth disease is a viral illness usually caused by a virus called coxsackie virus. The body will usually fight this off on its own. Insure plenty of rest and fluids. The illness spreads by person-to-person contact through nasal secretions or throat discharge, saliva, fluid from blisters, stool, and respiratory droplets sprayed into the air after a cough or sneeze. Go see your doctor. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
What is hand, foot, and mouth disease?

What is hand, foot, and mouth disease?

Fever/spots/pain: Hfm is a viral gut infection. Some kids can have it & run a brief temperature & never show other symptoms. Some have fever, localized spots on their wrists & nothing else. Some have terrible mouth sores, spots on wrists/forearms/legs feet & around the bottom & have cramping & loose stools. So fever, loose stools &cramps, amount & location of blisters seem to be the main variables. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
What are signs of hand, foot, and mouth disease?

What are signs of  hand, foot, and mouth disease?

Fever/spots/pain: Hfm varies more in intensity than anything. Some kids can have it & run a brief temperature & never show other symptoms. Some have fever, localized spots on their wrists & nothing else. Some have terrible mouth sores, spots on wrists/forearms/legs feet & around the bottom & have cramping & loose stools. So fever, loose stools & cramps, amount & location of blisters seem to be the main variables. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
Are there any cures for hand foot and mouth disease?

Are there any cures for hand foot and mouth disease?

Self heals over time: Hfm is a collection of symptoms related to infection by strains of an intestinal virus.It runs its course producing a variety of blisters in various locations before resolving as the body fights it off. The main problem with the disorder is the chance of dehydration from poor fluid intake. Comfort measures & a focus on improving fluid intake are the best method of rx. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
How prevalent is hand, foot and mouth disease in the united kingdom?

How prevalent is hand, foot and mouth disease in the united kingdom?

In2001 there was in : There was an epidemic of hand foot and mouth disease in sheep and cattle and as a result10 million sheep and kettle were killed to susussifully eradicate this disease in cattle and sheep. I have checked all over webb and did not find any evidence that there is epidemic od hand foot and mouth in england. ...Read more

9

9
Can "dyslexia of the mouth" be a real disorder?

Can "dyslexia of the mouth" be a real disorder?

There is no medical: or psychiatric disorder by that name. Dyslexia = reading disorder. It is language-based in 90% of cases. Perhaps someone used it as a euphemism for aphasia, specific language impairment or other neurologically-based difficulties impacting language comprehension &/or production, depending on the age of the patient & the underlying medical or mental illness. ...Read more

10

10
Dotmj disorders treated with a mouth guard ever heal?

Dotmj disorders treated with a mouth guard ever heal?

Managed: If you have real tmd problems, you are often managing symptoms as opposed to curing the actual problem. Cures are available but sometimes difficult or unpredictable. (surgery or major tooth/jaw changes). Often managing the problem is the choice taken which means pain often comes and goes. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer

Uvula (Definition)

A piece of normal tissue that is seen at the back of ...Read more