stomatitis


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Related to stomatitis: herpetic stomatitis, angular stomatitis

sto·ma·ti·tis

 (stō′mə-tī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the mucous tissue of the mouth.

stomatitis

(ˌstəʊməˈtaɪtɪs; ˌstɒm-)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the mouth
stomatitic adj

sto•ma•ti•tis

(ˌstoʊ məˈtaɪ tɪs, ˌstɒm ə-)

n.
inflammation of the mouth.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stomatitis - inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
vesicular stomatitis - a disease of horses, cattle, swine, and occasionally human beings; caused by the vesiculovirus
Translations
Stomatitis

sto·ma·ti·tis

n. estomatitis, infl. de la mucosa de la boca;
aphthous ______ aftosa.

stomatitis

n estomatitis f
References in periodicals archive ?
Buonaiuto et al., "Guidelines for diagnosis and management of aphthous stomatitis," Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, vol.
Among the various clinical forms, there is chronic atrophic candidiasis, known as denture stomatitis, which is characterized by erythematous lesions located mainly in the upper palate, which contact the denture base.
Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis (RAS) is one of the most common oral mucosal diseases, characterised by recurrent painful mucosal ulcers which cause increased salivation and pain during eating, drinking and speaking.
28 September 2016 - German drugmaker Boehringer Ingelheim and Austrian biopharmaceutical company ViraTherapeutics have inked a long-term collaboration to jointly develop a next generation oncolytic virus therapy platform and to investigate ViraTherapeutics' lead candidate VSV-GP (Vesicular Stomatitis Virus glycoprotein) alone and in combination with other therapies, the companies said.
In medicine, stomatitis affects which part of the body?
The animal was kept exclusively on solid ground and fed with vegetables as would be a terrestrial species, which led to chronic malnutrition, dehydration and stress, and subsequently to the overgrowth of the beak and nails, lameness and secondary stomatitis associated with Candida spp.
Among the various syndromes, the most common was stomatitis (viral blisters in the throat), accounting for 58% of all cases seen.
PFAPA (periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis and cervical adenitis) is an autoinflammatory disorder characterized by recurrent attacks of high fever associated with cervical adenitis, pharyngitis and aphtous stomatitis [1].
Symptomatic treatment of periodontal disease, dry mouth (xerostomia), and canker sores (stomatitis) are the most common indications for OTC adult mouth care, and these ailments are more frequent than ever as a result of demographic and lifestyle developments.
[USPRwire, Wed Jan 13 2016] Towards the end of the review period, adult mouth care sales were supported by the increasing numbers of stomatitis cases being recorded in Italy, which is the consequence of the increasingly hectic lifestyles of Italian consumers generally.
Background and Objectives: Denture induced stomatitis (DIS) is quite common (up to 65%) among complete denture (CD) wearers and is generally associated with candida albicans (CA).