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Mouth infections: Introduction

Mouth infections: Infection of the mouth. See detailed information below for a list of 28 causes of Mouth infections, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Mouth infections:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Mouth infections. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Mouth infections

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Causes of Types of Mouth infections:

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Mouth infections: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Mouth infections, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Mouth infections Treatments

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Message Boards for Mouth infections

Symptom specific forums: The following patient stories in our interactive forums and message boards relate to Mouth infections or relevant symptoms:

Diagnostic tests for Mouth infections:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Mouth infections. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Examine health of mouth, gums and teeth
    • Inspect and tap each tooth for tenderness which may indicate a alveolar abscess
    • Feel cervical lymph nodes (glands) for enlargement - e.g. with lip cancers, herpes simplex labialis.
  • more tests...»

Mouth infections: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Mouth infections may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Mouth infections

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Mouth infections. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

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Mouth infections: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Mouth infections

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Mouth infections: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Mouth infections

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Organs affected by Mouth infections:

The list of organs typically affected by Mouth infections may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Mouth infections

The list below shows some of the causes of Mouth infections mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Mouth infections?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Mouth infections. Of the 28 causes of Mouth infections that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 19 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Mouth infections:

The following list of conditions have 'Mouth infections' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Mouth infections:

The following list of medical conditions have Mouth infections or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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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Causes of Mouth infections Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Mouth infections based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Mouth infections?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Mouth infections, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Mouth infections:

    Subtypes of Mouth infections:

    Mouth inflammation (27 causes), Oral candidiasis (30 causes), Mouth infection (10 causes), Stomatitis (62 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Mouth infections:

    Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes)

    Symptoms related to Mouth infections:

    Mouth ulcers (253 causes), Tongue ulcers (24 causes), Throat infection (13 causes), Tingling mouth (140 causes), Mouth pain (142 causes), Tingling tongue (6 causes), Tongue pain, Poor oral hygiene, Herpes simplex, Dental disorders, Gingivitis, Vincent's angina, Vincent's acute ulcerative gingivitis, Cancrum oris

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