aphthous ulcer

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

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A IT sounds as though you have apthous ulcers that can appear suddenly on the tongue and any other surface of the mouth.
But the most common group are known as apthous ulcers, the cause of which is unknown but may be due to minor immune problems.
Acemannan Hydrogel(TM) is currently being used in various prescription and non-prescription medical devices for the management of stomatitis, apthous ulcers, diabetic ulcers, first through third degree burns, surgical incision sites, and general wounds, cuts and lesions.
Most are known as minor apthous ulcers, which occur in crops of up to five on the insides of the cheeks and lips, and on the edge of the tongue.