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Gangrenous stomatitis

Introduction: Gangrenous stomatitis

Description of Gangrenous stomatitis

Gangrenous stomatitis (medical condition): A rare disorder characterized by gangrenous sores that spread rapidly and...more »

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Noma:
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Gangrenous stomatitis: A severe gangrenous process occurring predominantly in debilitated and malnourished children, especially in underdeveloped countries. It typically begins as a small vesicle or ulcer on the gingiva that rapidly becomes necrotic and spreads to produce extensive destruction of the buccal and labial mucosa and tissues of the face, which may result in severe disfigurement and even death. Various bacteria have been implicated in the etiology. (Dorland, 27th ed)
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Gangrenous stomatitis: Related Topics

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Gangrenous stomatitis as a Disease

Gangrenous stomatitis: Another name for Noma (or close medical condition association).
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Gangrenous stomatitis: Related Diseases

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Symptoms of Gangrenous stomatitis (Noma)

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Gangrenous stomatitis: Related Disease Topics

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