aphthous ulcer


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a blister on the mucous membranes of the lips or mouth or gastrointestinal tract

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As stated earlier, an aphthous ulcer has a yellowish floor surrounded by a halo of erythema (figure 3).
We found no case of aphthous ulcer, nasal discharge, nasal scar or deformity, septal perforation, or nodular or granulomatous cartilage lesion.
Lesions range from benign aphthous ulcers to malignant tumors.
Effective conventional therapies for the management of patients with recurrent oral aphthous ulcers include a low dose of doxycycline (20 mg b.
On September 2, two aphthous ulcers appeared on his lip.
The product was featured again this morning on HSN only for aphthous ulcers.
Comment: Previous studies have shown that vitamin B12 therapy improves recurrent aphthous ulcers in patients who are deficient in the vitamin.
Analgesic mouth gels or mouthwashes may ease the pain of an aphthous ulcer.
BW HealthWire)--May 29, 1998--American Dental Technologies (NASDAQ:ADLI) has unveiled the world's first 200 Hz (pulses per second) dental laser -- the PulseMaster(R) 600 IQ -- an instrument designed specifically for soft tissue surgery, including the treatment of periodontal (gum) disease and aphthous ulcers (canker sores).
ADT") announced today the Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") has granted the company 510(k) clearance to market its PulseMaster Nd:YAG lasers for the treatment of aphthous ulcers.
The earliest radiographic sign in Crohn's disease is aphthous ulcers (13).
A THEY'RE known as aphthous ulcers, can be found anywhere in the mouth (eg under your tongue, beneath your lower or upper lip or at the base of your gums) and are incredibly sore.
ATHE most common type are aphthous ulcers which form painful sores on the inside of the cheeks, lips or underneath the tongue.
Thalidomide has previously proven effective in the treatment of oral aphthous ulcers in HIV-infected people.
The infamous drug also appears useful in treating aphthous ulcers, which form in the mouth and esophagus of some AIDS patients.