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Trench mouth

Causes of Trench mouth:

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

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Trench mouth: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Trench mouth listed in Disease Database:

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Definitions of Trench mouth:

An acute or chronic GINGIVITIS characterized by redness and swelling, NECROSIS extending from the interdental papillae along the gingival margins, PAIN; HEMORRHAGE, necrotic odor, and often a pseudomembrane. The condition may extend to the ORAL MUCOSA; TONGUE; PALATE; or PHARYNX. The etiology is somewhat unclear, but may involve a complex of FUSOBACTERIUM NUCLEATUM along with spirochetes BORRELIA or TREPONEMA.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

An acute communicable infection of the respiratory tract and mouth marked by ulceration of the mucous membrane
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Trench mouth

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How Common are these Causes of Trench mouth?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Trench mouth. Of the 8 causes of Trench mouth that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Trench mouth:

The following list of conditions have 'Trench mouth' 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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What are the alternative names for Trench mouth:

Vincent's angina, ANUG, Acute necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis, Acute ulcerative gingivitis, Plaut-Vincent angina
- (Source - Diseases Database)

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