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Aphthous Ulcers (Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis, Canker Sore)


Initial Evaluation

Differential diagnosis

Behçet’s syndrome

Hand-foot-and-mouth disease (coxsackievirus)

Herpes simplex virus

Pemphigus vulgaris