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Misdiagnosis of Mouth ulcers

Misdiagnosis of Mouth ulcers

Diagnosing mouth ulcers and its cause may be delayed or missed because in some cases, mouth ulcers may not be severe enough or painful enough for a person to seek medical care. Mouth ulcers are a symptom of many different conditions, some potentially serious, such as oral cancer, so a thorough medical evaluation is needed to ensure an accurate diagnosis of the reason for mouth ulcers....more about Mouth ulcers »

Mouth ulcers misdiagnosis: The underlying cause of mouth ulcers may be misinterpreted. A biopsy will confirm their cause....more about Mouth ulcers »

Mouth ulcers: Hidden Causes Misdiagnosed?

Causes of Mouth ulcers may include these medical conditions:

General Misdiagnosis Articles

Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.

About misdiagnosis:

When checking for a misdiagnosis of Mouth ulcers or confirming a diagnosis of Mouth ulcers, it is useful to consider what other medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative conditions relevant to diagnosis. These alternate diagnoses of Mouth ulcers may already have been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Mouth ulcers. For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases, see Overview of Misdiagnosis.


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