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What is the cause of dryness, ulcers and pain in the mouth, earache, mild fever post smoking and tobacco cessation ?

Hello,I m 21 years old from India and I used to chew tobacco and smoke it for five years and now i ve quitted it like a month back nd i feel dryness in my mouth it pains from the lowerdown and upper layer of mouth,Ear aches while eatingand i m having lw grade fever ...could it be cancer? I have ulcer in mouth and boils.
Asked On : Sun, 11 Mar 2012
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Cosmetic & Plastic Surgeon 's  Response

your history and symptoms suggest that you may have a condition which may not be a cancer but a pre cancerous condition like Erythroplakia or Leucoplakia. The best thing you have done is that you have left this bad habit. Now it is equally important to visit an Oncosurgeon to rule out the worst.


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