aphthous ulcer

(redirected from aphthous stomatitis)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to aphthous ulcer

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

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The most common differential diagnostic consideration is with recurrent aphthous stomatitis, which tends to have superficial ulcers without the inflammatory infiltrate extending into the muscle.
Differential diagnosis of pemphigus vulgaris Clinical diagnoses Mucosal Cutaneous Histologic diagnoses Aphthous stomatitis Bullous drug eruptions Hailey-Hailey disease Erythema multiforme Bullous pemphigoid Darier's disease Bullous lichen planus Drug-induced pemphigus Grover's disease Cicatricial pemphigoid Erythema multiforme Herpetic stomatitis Hailey-Hailey disease Linear immunoglobulin A dermatosis Paraneoplastic pemphigus Pemphigus foliaceus Transient acantholytic dermatosis (Grover's disease) Table 2.
Atypical symptoms of celiac disease include dermatitis herpetiformis, iron-deficiency anemia, recurrent fetal loss, infertility, recurrent aphthous stomatitis, elevated liver transaminases, and loss of tooth enamel.
Oral or mouth aphthosis, also called aphthous stomatitis, is the most common symptom of Behcet's disease.
Aphthous stomatitis, as this little monster is scientifically called, seems to plague most of us at one time or another, although some people have much more of a problem with it than others.
The most common (30%) adverse reactions (all grades) observed with TORISEL include thrombocytopaenia, asthenia, anaemia, diarrhoea, bacterial and viral infections (including infection, cellulitis, bronchitis, sinusitis, herpes zoster, herpes simplex), rash (including rash, pruritic rash, maculopapular rash, pustular rash, eczema), pyrexia, anorexia, epistaxis, mucositis, oedema (including oedema, facial oedema, peripheral oedema, scrotal oedema, genital oedema, generalised oedema), and stomatitis (including aphthous stomatitis, mouth ulceration, stomatitis, glossitis, oral pain).
The authors concluded that supplementation with a daily multivitamin did not decrease the number or duration of recurrent aphthous stomatitis episodes.
In a controlled clinical trial SITAVIG'S most common side effects (greater than or equal to 1%) were: headache (3%), dizziness (1%), lethargy (1%), gingival pain (1%), aphthous stomatitis (1%), application site pain (1%), application site irritation (1%), erythema (1%) and rash (1%).
Vitamin B12 safely relieves recurrent aphthous stomatitis (i.
1,2) You will sometimes see aphthous ulcers referred to as canker sores or aphthous stomatitis.
Additional investigator clinical studies of the histamine gel are planned for 2002 in radiation dermatitis (a serious side effect of certain radiation therapy) and aphthous stomatitis (canker sores).
Efficacy of omega-3 in treatment of recurrent aphthous stomatitis and improvement of quality of life: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study.