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Mouth diseases, cant able to eat any solid foods.

My father (age 75) has mouth disease symptoms like purpule blue colour appreance in one side of toung and gingivitis and pain in chest , he cant able to eat any soild food. pls give me your valuble guidlines and treatment required for this ?
Asked On : Wed, 12 May 2010
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Dentist 's  Response
Hi Elumalai,

How is your father's general health? BP/diabetes/cardiac/renal problems?

Visit a Oral medicine specialist ASAP to ascertain what the cause of his problems are.

Once oral infection is cleared,he will be able to eat better. Meanwhile use TANTUM mouthwash/Mucopain ointment 20min before meals to prevent discomfort.

Oral infection has been known to aggravate chest/heart problems so do not delay the Dr appointment.

Thanks & best wishes to your father
Answered: Thu, 24 Feb 2011
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ENT Specialist Dr. Puneet Maheshwari's  Response
hewelcome to health care magic
well u didnt told abt pulse,bp,diabetes etc
u have to amintain proper oral hygeine and contact dentist soon will help
Answered: Thu, 21 Apr 2011
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