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What are the symptoms of burning mouth syndrome?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management
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In brief: Burning mouth

syndrome is neuropathic pain, a dysfunction of the sensory nerve branches that supply the tongue and oral mucosa.
Burning sensation, dry mouth and bitter taste are the major symptoms.

In brief: Burning mouth

syndrome is neuropathic pain, a dysfunction of the sensory nerve branches that supply the tongue and oral mucosa.
Burning sensation, dry mouth and bitter taste are the major symptoms.
Dr. Paul Grin
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Dr. Mike Bowman
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: The name says it all

It can be varied, but complaints of burning or sharp type pain in the tongue, mouth and oral cavity.
Often exacerbated by physical trauma and acidic or spicy foods. Some otc treatments which may help include pro-biotics, live culture yogurt, and capsacin. Avoid spicy, sour, crunchy, and salty foods. Good luck.

In brief: The name says it all

It can be varied, but complaints of burning or sharp type pain in the tongue, mouth and oral cavity.
Often exacerbated by physical trauma and acidic or spicy foods. Some otc treatments which may help include pro-biotics, live culture yogurt, and capsacin. Avoid spicy, sour, crunchy, and salty foods. Good luck.
Dr. Mike Bowman
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Burning Mouth Syndro

Chronic burning pain in your mouth.
The pain from burning mouth syndrome may affect your tongue, gums, lips, inside of your cheeks, roof of your mouth, or widespread areas of your whole mouth. The pain can be severe, as if you scalded your mouth.

In brief: Burning Mouth Syndro

Chronic burning pain in your mouth.
The pain from burning mouth syndrome may affect your tongue, gums, lips, inside of your cheeks, roof of your mouth, or widespread areas of your whole mouth. The pain can be severe, as if you scalded your mouth.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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