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Leukoplakia: Leukoplakia is a condition in which there are white patches on the tongue and mucus membranes of the mouth. See detailed information below for a list of 17 causes of Leukoplakia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible
causes of Leukoplakia as a symptom include:
A white patch or plaque on a mucous membrane that cannot be characterized clinically or pathologically as any other disease. The diagnosis of leukoplakia is one of exclusion; other conditions such as candidiasis, lichen planus, leukoedema, etc. must be ruled out before a diagnosis of leukoplakia can be made. Leukoplakia may be a premalignant condition. --2004
- (Source - Diseases Database)
The list below shows some of the causes of Leukoplakia mentioned in various sources:
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