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Throat ulcers need to be distinguish from other ulcers, such as mouth ulcers, tongue ulcers, etc., and other causes of sore throat or swallowing difficulty. Throat ulcers need prompt professional medical attention....more »
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Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely...read more »
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The following list of conditions have 'Throat ulcers' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Throat ulcers, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
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Medical Conditions associated with Throat ulcers:
Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Mucus membrane symptoms (832 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
Symptoms related to Throat ulcers:
Sore throat (512 causes), Pain swallowing (118 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Swallowing symptoms (664 causes), Oral thrush (10 causes), Aphthous ulcers, Behcet's syndrome (2 causes), Vitamin B12 deficiency, Folate deficiency (18 causes), HIV infection, Diphtheria, Peritonsillar abscess (7 causes)
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