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Suggest treatment for a swollen sore inside the lower jaw of an 85-year-old

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Swollen sore inside lower jaw of 85 year old type II diabetic Male.
Thu, 24 May 2018 in Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
 
 
Answered by Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal 31 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Oral candidiasis or gingivitis

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Welcome to HealthcareMagic and thanks for putting up the query
Diabetic patients usually have fungal infection.
Please send me the picture of the lesion so that I can suggest you better and prescribe you accordingly.
Take care
Thanks and regards
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