Angular cheilitis

What is Angular cheilitis?

Angular cheilitis is inflammation at the corner of the lips. It is caused by deficiency of vitamin B complex.

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what might be causing a tenderness inside the mouth and swollen lips as well as red inflammation at the corners of the mouth?

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Do you have fever/ fluid...

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Thanks for the query.

The possible causes for your symptoms are:
Angular cheilitis can occur due to nutritional deficiency, iron deficiency anemia...

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