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Causes of mouth ulcers - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hello Doctor
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Am suffering from Mouth ulcers what may be the problem
User :   Am using Becousles tabs and Zytee mouth zel
Doctor :   Mouth ulcers causes are not clearly known
Doctor :   it occurs some times due to B-comples vitamin defeciency
User :   Since from two months its continusly coming
User :   of course when am getting a problem then am using those tabs
Doctor :   do you have any dental problems
User :   No sir my teeths are perfectly right
User :   And i dont have any bad habits
Doctor :   it can also occurs due to some trauma
User :   Only bad habit is drinking T and coffee
Doctor :   ok
User :   i didnt get u
Doctor :   do you smoke?
User :   Even i met few doctors but they are unable to tell the problem
Doctor :   Factors that appear to provoke them include stress, fatigue, illness, injury from accidental biting, hormonal changes, menstruation, sudden weight loss, food allergies and deficiencies in vitamin B12, iron and folic acid. Oral ulcers are also a common result of ceased cigarette smoking, affecting about two out of five quitters.
Doctor :   Trauma to the mouth is a common cause of oral ulcers.
Doctor :   A sharp edge of a tooth, accidental biting (this can be particularly common with sharp canine teeth), sharp or abrasive food, poorly fitting dentures, dental braces or trauma from a toothbrush may injure the mucosal lining of the mouth resulting in an ulcer.
Doctor :   Viral, fungal and bacterial processes can lead to oral ulceration
Doctor :   Chemicals such as aspirin or alcohol can cause
Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice.
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