Aphthae


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Aph´thae


n. pl.1.(Med.) Roundish pearl-colored specks or flakes in the mouth, on the lips, etc., terminating in white sloughs. They are commonly characteristic of thrush.
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Behcet's syndrome (BS) is a condition which often manifests with recurrent oral aphthae, genital ulcerations, and uveitis of joints, vascular and gastrointestinal involvement, and it may also affect the central nervous system (CNS).
Genital aphthae can be under recognized in this setting.
In this case report, we present a 10-year-old male who had complaints of fever, extensive oral aphthae, perioral dried sores, rash, blurred vision and peripheral facial paralysis, and was diagnosed with Lyme disease.
Behcet disease (BD) is an inflammatory disorder that is characterized by recurrent oral aphthae, genital ulcerations, and uveitis.
In Ayurvedic medicine the pomegranate is considered "a pharmacy unto itself" and is considered able to improve the arterial tone and to treat aphthae, diarrhea, and ulcers also with antimicrobial effects (Naqvi et al.
Systemic involvement signs of BD were oral aphthae (n=21), genital ulcer (n=20), uveitis (n=12), arthritis (n=16), skin involvement (n=7), deep venous thrombosis (DVT) (n=4), gastrointestinal system (GIS) involvement (n=3), and epididymitis (n=1) (Table 1).
Borax: If you find painful aphthae with vesicles around the mouth or on any mucous membrane surface in the mouth, think of this remedy.
7-9] Mouth ulcers of oral or oropharyngeal malignancies were treated as aphthae by general practitioners from outside for a prolonged duration before being referred to our tertiary center or before attempting a biopsy.
In immunocompetent patients, secondary syphilis is characterized by fever, malaise, lymphadenopathy, moth-eaten alopecia, focal neurologic findings, condyloma lata, mucocutaneous aphthae, and a generalized papulosquamous eruption.
Soft tissue lesions like herpes, aphthae, removable denture ulcers, cuts, cheilitis, candidiasis, cysts and traumatic wounds can be treated with either Ozonated water or oils.
34 - APHTHAE (RECURRENT APHTHOUS STOMATITIS), IN ORAL AND MAXIL- LOFACIAL MEDICINE (THIRD EDITION), C.
Corsodyl is intended for prevention and treatment of oral complaints such as gingivitis, aphthae or periodontitis and it also maintains oral hygiene.