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What is the definition or description of: Carp like mouth?

What is the definition or description of: Carp like mouth?

Carp-like mouth=: A mouth like that of this large fish, with downturning of the corners; observed in Cornelia de Lange syndrome and Silver-Russell syndrome. (Farlex Medical Dictionary) ...Read more

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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What is the best treatment for frequent mouth infections like thrush?

What is the best treatment for frequent mouth infections like thrush?

Stay Healthy!: Depends on the cause. Keep your mouth clean. Brush! Dentures? Keep them clean. Dry mouth? Hydrate. Supressed or comprimised immune system? Tell your doctor. ...Read more

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I have carpal tunnel. What is the best treatment that's not surgery?

I have carpal tunnel. What is the best treatment that's not surgery?

Treatment carpal: Treatment for carpal tunnel can range from conservative to surgical. Antiinflammatory medication, splints to start. Injections in the wrist. Can work well in many instances if it seems/gets worse or if conservative rx fails nerve studies and posbily surgery. Carpal tunnel release can be done open or endoscopic. A hand surgeon can help. Http://www. Handctr. Com/carpal-tunnel-syndrome-q-a.html. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for carpal tunnel syndrome?

What is the best treatment for carpal tunnel syndrome?

Splinting: This depends on how severe it is. If there is excessive pain and findings suggesting severe nerve involvement on emg, you may need surgery. Otherwise routine treatment consist of wearing a hand splint during the day (night if you can tolerate) and anti inflammatory meds. A carpal tunnel steroid injection may help as well. See a physiatrist. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for red dots in the mouth?

What is the best treatment for red dots in the mouth?

See a dentist: It could be nothing, or it could be something bad. A dentist will be able to tell you which. ...Read more

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I have discoloration around my mouth and sides of my face, I had it for a long time. What is the best treatment to get rid of it?

I have discoloration around my mouth and sides of my face, I had it for a long time. What is the best treatment to get rid of it?

Depends on cause: Depends on what the discoloration means. Some medicines can cause skin changes. For some people, darker or lighter skin in certain areas is normal. In these cases, there are no really effective medications to help. Laser may be helpful. If the discoloration is the result of an infection (fungus) you will need medicine. Dry skin can also result in discoloration. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a mouth ulcer? (available in australia)

What is the best treatment for a mouth ulcer? (available in australia)

Depends: Mouth "ulcers" is a very nonspecific term and have numerous causes- ie, bacterial hormonal, viral, yeast, inflammatory, autoimmune, neoplastic causes. Salt water or baking soda rinses may ease the pain but any ulceration that stays more than 2 weeks should be evaluated by a medical or dental professional. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for burning mouth syndrome? What tests should I have done? What kind of doctor should I see? I'm desperate for relief.

What is the best treatment for burning mouth syndrome? What tests should I have done? What kind of doctor should I see? I'm desperate for relief.

B12: You should check to be sure your levels of vitamin B12 intake are normal. Vitamin B12 deficiency is a common cause of burning mouth syndrome. Xerostomia, or dry mouth, is also a common cause of burning mouth syndrome dot ...Read more

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I cannot open my mouth more than thumbs width. It's been like this for about a week. What is the best course of treatment to regain full use of my mouth?

I cannot open my mouth more than thumbs width. It's been like this for about a week. What is the best course of treatment to regain full use of my mouth?

Splint therapy: See an orthodontist who is proficient in TMJ problems. A splint is probably warranted along with range of motion exercises. Moist heat to the area in front of the ears will help loosen the tissues as well. It sounds like the disc has been dislocated and is swollen preventing you from translating your condyles. ...Read more

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I got mouth ulcers. What's the best treatment for this?

I got mouth ulcers. What's the best treatment for this?

Find the cause first: If you have several mouth ulcers at once you may want to see a dentist to determine if there is a cause that can be determined such as a food, drug, or toothpaste allergy. If no cause is evident then the ulcers are most likely caused by an autoimmune response to stress or specific foods and can be treated with topical steroids. These will also get better on their own within a week or two. ...Read more

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My 13 months old boy, has two mouth ulcers on the tip of his tongue. What's the best treatment for it?

My 13 months old boy, has two mouth ulcers on the tip of his tongue. What's the best treatment for it?

Cause?: I would be more concerned with the cause than the treatment at first. If it is a bite, no worries...It'll go away. If its more of a viral lesion such as a fever blister, then there are medications (antivirals) that can be used to treat. I hesitate to put a small child like this on antivirals, so it becomes a question of the frequency and severity of the lesions. See your dentist/doctor about this. ...Read more

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Facial thrush in 6 week old- what is the best topical treatment? He's already on oral miconazole for his mouth. Thank you

Facial thrush in 6 week old- what is the best topical treatment? He's already on oral miconazole for his mouth. Thank you

Nystatin cream: Some thrush (50-70%) is resistant to Miconazole and nystatin, and you do not want to use anything he can eat. If it does not get better, your dr may prescribe oral diflucan--systemic, not topical, but more effective. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for psoriasis? Mainly in the head. And other parts of the body like elbow and knees

What is the best treatment for psoriasis? Mainly in the head. And other parts of the body like elbow and knees

See doctor: You may need to consult a rheumatologist if you suffer from joint symptoms. For psoriasis involving mainly the skin, a dermatologist would be your best bet. There is no one best treatment for all psoriasis sufferers and thus only your own doctor can tell you about the "best treatment" for you. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for painful bump on head cyst?

What is the best treatment for painful bump on head cyst?

Exam: This could be an infected hair follicle. Warm soaks help but sometimes they require incision and drainage. Have it examined by your md if it doesn't recede. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for reuccaring back head fungus that won't respond to creams or tablets?

What is the best treatment for reuccaring back head fungus that won't respond to creams or tablets?

See your doctor: There are different medications like Griseofulvin that can to take to treat fungus (times capitus) but they need to be given for weeks to months. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for TMJ that is caused from clenching teeth?

What is the best treatment for TMJ that is caused from clenching teeth?

Options: Do you also grind your teeth at night? Clenching occurs during the day. A lot depends on the the history and diagnosis that you have received for your tmj/tmd. An oral mouthpiece may be indicated, but there are many types and often are constructed based upon diagnosis. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a swollen uvula & tonsils?

What is the best treatment for a swollen uvula & tonsils?

See your physician.: First, the reason for the swelling must be determined. Then the proper treatment can be prescribed. ...Read more

Carp Like Mouth (Definition)

A mouth like that of this large fish, with downturning of the corners; observed in Cornelia de Lange syndrome and Silver-Russell ...Read more