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Diagnostic Tests for Cracked mouth corner

Diagnostic Test list for Cracked mouth corner:

The list of diagnostic tests mentioned in various sources as used in the diagnosis of Cracked mouth corner includes:

  • Physical examination
  • Blood tests
    • Full blood count
    • Serum iron, Vitamin B12, folate - to determine nutritional deficiency.
    • Blood glucose
    • Serum zinc - if suspect zinc deficiency.
    • Serum Vitamin C - if suspect scurvy.
    • Erythrocyte glutathione reductase activity ( Vitamin B2 status) - not widely available.
    • Erythrocyte aminotransferase activity (Vitamin B6 status) - not widely available.
    • HIV serology if appropriate
  • Skin scraping for microscopy and culture - if suspect candida.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Cracked mouth corner:

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