cheilosis

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Related to angular cheilosis: perleche, angular stomatitis
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a disorder of the lips marked by scaling and fissures at the corners of the mouth

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Distribution of oral manifestations in subjects Suspected (n=50) Condition Present Absent n (%) n (%) Atropic mucosa 9 (18) 41 (82) Ulceration 5 (10) 45 (90) Periomylolysis 16 (32) 34 (68) Russell's finger 0 50 (100) Dental caries 39 (78) 11 (22) Angular cheilosis 1 (2) 49 (98) Tooth sensitivity 28 (56) 22 (44) Cervical abrasion 4 (8) 46 (92) Parotid gland enlargement 0 50 (100) Unsuspected (n=67) Condition Present Absent p value n (%) n (%) Atropic mucosa 8 (11.
The women presented with marked oral redness and soreness, atrophy of oral mucosa and tongue papillae, and angular cheilosis.
angular cheilosis and atrophy of the tongue papillae
Angular cheilosis (fissures at the comers of mouth) and atrophy of the tongue papillae are some of the minor symptoms of riboflavin deficiency (2).
Tje role of candida albicans in the pathogenesis of angular cheilosis.