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Mouth Ulcers
Mouth Ulcers
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Mouth Ulcers
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Mouth Ulcers

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A mouth ulcer is an open sore inside the oral cavity. Learn about the symptoms, causes and treatment.

A mouth ulcer is an open sore inside the oral cavity. Learn about the symptoms, causes and treatment.

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  1. Mouth Ulcers For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  2. Mouth Ulcers <ul><li>A mouth ulcer is an open sore inside the </li></ul><ul><li>oral cavity </li></ul><ul><li>Two common mouth ulcer types are : </li></ul><ul><li>Pathos Ulcers (canker sores) </li></ul><ul><li>2. Cold Sores (caused by the herpes simplex virus) </li></ul>For more details visit http:// www.smilecareworld.com
  3. Mouth Ulcers <ul><li>The types of oral ulcers are diverse, with a multitude of associated causes including: </li></ul><ul><li>Physical or Chemical trauma </li></ul><ul><li>Infection from Microorganisms or Viruses </li></ul><ul><li>Medical Conditions or Medications </li></ul><ul><li>Cancerous and sometimes nonspecific </li></ul><ul><li>processes </li></ul>For more details visit http:// www.smilecareworld.com
  4. Symptoms <ul><li>Sharp stinging or burning sensation </li></ul><ul><li>at the site of the future mouth ulcer </li></ul><ul><li>They often progress to form a red </li></ul><ul><li>spot or bump, followed by an open </li></ul><ul><li>ulcer </li></ul><ul><li>Oral ulcer appears as a white or </li></ul><ul><li>yellow oval with an inflamed red </li></ul><ul><li>border </li></ul><ul><li>Sometimes a white circle or halo </li></ul><ul><li>around the lesion can be observed </li></ul>For more details visit http:// www.smilecareworld.com
  5. Symptoms <ul><li>The grey, white, or yellow colored </li></ul><ul><li>area within the red boundary is due </li></ul><ul><li>to the formation of layers of fibrin, a </li></ul><ul><li>protein involved in the clotting of </li></ul><ul><li>blood </li></ul><ul><li>The ulcer, which itself is often </li></ul><ul><li>extremely painful, especially when </li></ul><ul><li>agitated, may be accompanied </li></ul><ul><li>by a painful swelling of the lymph </li></ul><ul><li>nodes below the jaw, which can be </li></ul><ul><li>mistaken for toothache </li></ul>For more details visit http:// www.smilecareworld.com
  6. Causes <ul><li>They are caused by an overreaction </li></ul><ul><li>by the body's own immune system </li></ul><ul><li>Stress </li></ul><ul><li>Fatigue and illness </li></ul><ul><li>Injury from accidental biting </li></ul><ul><li>Hormonal changes </li></ul><ul><li>Menstruation </li></ul><ul><li>Sudden weight loss </li></ul><ul><li>Food allergies and deficiencies in </li></ul><ul><li>vitamin B12, iron and folic acid. </li></ul>For more details visit http:// www.smilecareworld.com
  7. Treatment <ul><li>Treatments based on antibiotics and </li></ul><ul><li>steroids are reserved for severe cases, </li></ul><ul><li>and should be used only under medical </li></ul><ul><li>supervision </li></ul><ul><li>Some doctors may also prescribe local </li></ul><ul><li>anesthetic, such as lidocaine, for cases </li></ul><ul><li>of multiple or severe oral ulcers </li></ul>For more details visit http:// www.smilecareworld.com
  8. About Smile Care Author Name : Dr. Tanvee Singh Smile Care® has spearheaded the cause of modern dentistry in India through its multitude of activities in the field of dentistry. Smile Care® is involved in Clinical Services, Continuing Education, Clinical Research, Public Awareness and Scientific Publication in the field of dentistry and offers the synergistic benefit of these activities to all its clients. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  9. Contact Details Smile Care Clinic Bandra, Vashi, Nashik, Kolhapur Email: [email_address] Tel: 91 -22-26400188 / 83 Fax 91-22-26416342 For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  10. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  11. Issued in Public Interest by For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com

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