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Mouth white patches

Mouth white patches: Introduction

Mouth white patches: White patches or spots inside or around the mouth. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Mouth white patches, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Mouth white patches:

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

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Mouth white patches: Symptom Checker

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

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Mouth white patches Treatments

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Stories from Users for Mouth white patches

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Message Boards for Mouth white patches

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Diagnostic tests for Mouth white patches:

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

  • Physical examination
    • Examine health of mouth, gums and teeth
    • Feel cervical lymph nodes (glands) for enlargement - e.g. with lip cancers, oral cancers, measles.
  • Blood tests
    • Full blood count and ESR
    • Blood sugar to diagnose Diabetes
  • more tests...»

Mouth white patches: Comorbid Symptoms

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

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Mouth white patches

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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 white patches. 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 white patches: Deaths

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Mouth white patches: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Organs affected by Mouth white patches:

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Detailed list of causes of Mouth white patches

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

How Common are these Causes of Mouth white patches?

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 white patches. Of the 12 causes of Mouth white patches that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Mouth white patches:

The following list of conditions have 'Mouth white patches' 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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  • HIV/AIDS ... mouth white spots, unusual mouth blemishes



  • Vitiligo ... white patches around the mouth

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Causes of Mouth white patches Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Mouth white patches 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 white patches?

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

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

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    Medical Conditions associated with Mouth white patches:

    Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), White patches (12 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Whitening (69 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Paleness (536 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin color changes (2348 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Pigmentation symptoms (305 causes)

    Symptoms related to Mouth white patches:

    Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), White tongue (29 causes), Throat white patches (16 causes), Whiteness (536 causes), Oral candidiasis (30 causes), Candidiasis, Leukoplakia (17 causes), Tonsillitis (17 causes), Lichen planus, Measles, Koplik's spots, Keratosis pharyngis

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