Search Results for: aphthous stomatitis

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Aphthous Ulcers (Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis, Canker Sore): Key Points

…labial or buccal mucosa, the sublingual mouth, or the tongue. Many patients suffer from recurrent lesions, termed recurrent aphthous stomatitis. The first lesions generally begin in childhood, and recurrent aphthous ulcers are more common in women,…

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Aphthous Ulcers (Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis, Canker Sore): Treatment

…of inflammatory conditions in the mouth, and 5% amlexanox paste is approved specifically for aphthous ulcerations. Recurrent aphthous stomatitis, minor ulcerations First steps Topical anesthetics (0.15% benzydamine oral rinse, 2-5% lidocaine gel)…

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Aphthous Ulcers (Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis, Canker Sore): References

…, et al. (2011) Urban legends series: recurrent aphthous stomatitis, Oral Dis, 17: 755-770. Chattopadhyay A (2011) Recurrent aphthous stomatitis, Otolaryngol Clin N Am, 44:79-88. Femiano F, et al. (2007) Guidelines for diagnosis and management of…

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Herpes Simplex: Initial Evaluation

…esicles on an erythematous-to-hemorrhagic base. In most cases of localized zoster, a clear dermatomal distribution is noted. Aphthous ulcers are typically recurrent ulcers that affect the mouth or genitalia, and may occur sporadically or in the…

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Pemphigus Vulgaris & Paraneoplastic Pemphigus: Key Points

…), among others. The clinical presentation of paraneoplastic pemphigus may resemble that of PV, however, a severe refractory stomatitis is more typically seen with paraneoplastic pemphigus. This may involve any portion of the oral mucosa, however,…

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Pemphigus Vulgaris & Paraneoplastic Pemphigus: Clinical Case

…tion On exam, the patient had erythematous irregular erosions on the soft palate and gingiva The initial workup for herpetic stomatitis (viral DFA or culture or empiric acyclovir) was negative As non-healing oral ulcerations lasting longer than a…

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Pemphigus Vulgaris & Paraneoplastic Pemphigus: Initial Evaluation

…gus Pemphigus foliaceus Paraneoplastic pemphigus Bullous pemphigoid Hailey-Hailey disease Oral aphthae Herpes simplex gingivostomatitis or Oral herpes zoster Erosive lichen planus Erythema multiforme / Stevens-Johnson syndrome / Toxic epidermal…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Farmyard pox

…matol 1994;131(5):598-607. Delhon G, Tulman ER, Afonso CL, et al. Genomes of the parapoxviruses ORF virus and bovine papular stomatitis virus. J Virol. 2004 Jan;78(1):168-77. Haig DM, Mercer AA. Ovine diseases. Orf. Vet Res. 1998…