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Whats burning mouth syndrome?

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In brief: Dry mouth

Loss of saliva, sometimes from medications, sometimes as a result of aging, can cause the painful burning mouth syndrome.
There are also auto immune diseases, such a sjogrens syndrome that is genetic that has the same result. You can saliva substitutes, such at over the counter biotene which will help.

In brief: Dry mouth

Loss of saliva, sometimes from medications, sometimes as a result of aging, can cause the painful burning mouth syndrome.
There are also auto immune diseases, such a sjogrens syndrome that is genetic that has the same result. You can saliva substitutes, such at over the counter biotene which will help.
Dr. Theodore Ritota
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Dr. Gregory LaMorte
Dentistry - Periodontics

In brief: Chronic burning

Burning mouth syndrome is the medical term for ongoing (chronic) or recurrent burning in the mouth without an obvious cause.
The discomfort may affect your tongue, gums, lips, inside of your cheeks, roof of your mouth or widespread areas of your whole mouth. Burning mouth syndrome appears suddenly and can be severe, as if you scalded your mouth. Unfortunately, the cause of burning mouth syndrome.

In brief: Chronic burning

Burning mouth syndrome is the medical term for ongoing (chronic) or recurrent burning in the mouth without an obvious cause.
The discomfort may affect your tongue, gums, lips, inside of your cheeks, roof of your mouth or widespread areas of your whole mouth. Burning mouth syndrome appears suddenly and can be severe, as if you scalded your mouth. Unfortunately, the cause of burning mouth syndrome.
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
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