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Throat white patches: Introduction

Throat white patches: White patches inside the throat. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Throat white patches, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Throat white patches:

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

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Throat white patches: Symptom Checker

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Throat white patches: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Throat white patches

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Misdiagnosis and Throat white patches

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Throat white patches: Related Rare Diseases

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Throat white patches: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Throat white patches:

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Detailed list of causes of Throat white patches

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How Common are these Causes of Throat 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 Throat white patches. Of the 16 causes of Throat white patches that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Throat white patches:

The following list of conditions have 'Throat 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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  • Thrush ... White patches in throat

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Causes of Throat white patches Based on Risk Factors

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  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Throat white patches?

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

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    Medical Conditions associated with Throat white patches:

    Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Mucous 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 white patches:

    White tongue (29 causes), Mouth white patches (12 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Oral thrush (10 causes), Aphthous ulcers, Behcet's syndrome (2 causes), HIV infection, Diphtheria, Peritonsillar abscess (7 causes)

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