Burning mouth syndrome

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Burning mouth syndrome

Burning mouth syndrome is characterized by long-lasting burning sensations of the mouth. The pain may affect the tongue, lips, palate, or throughout the mouth. Allergies, nerve damage, irritation, stress, among other things can cause burning mouth syndrome, however in many cases the underlying cause can not be identified. The condition may respond to interventions and treatments, may resolve spontaneously, or may persist for months to years. 
 

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Burning mouth syndrome" returned 43 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The role of xerostomia in burning mouth syndrome: a case-control study.
 

Author(s): Luciana Alvarenga da Silva, José Tadeu Tesseroli de Siqueira, Manoel Jacobsen Teixeira, Silvia Regina Dowgan Tesseroli de Siqueira

Journal: Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2014 Feb;72(2):91-8.

 

To assess the efficacy of anti-xerostomic topical medication (urea 10%) in patients with burning mouth syndrome (BMS).

Last Updated: 7 Mar 2014

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Temporomandibular disorders in burning mouth syndrome patients: an observational study.
 

Author(s): Massimo Corsalini, Daniela Di Venere, Francesco Pettini, Dorina Lauritano, Massimo Petruzzi

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Burning Mouth Syndrome (BMS) is a chronic disease characterized by absence of any lesions and burning of the oral mucosa associated to a sensation of dry mouth and/or taste alterations. The purpose of our study is to estimate signs and symptoms of Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD) ...

Last Updated: 25 Nov 2013

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How do I manage a patient with burning mouth syndrome?
 

Author(s): Deepika Chugh, David Mock

Journal: J Can Dent Assoc. 2013 ;79():d41.

 

Last Updated: 14 Jun 2013

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The terms "Burning mouth syndrome" returned 10 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Burning mouth syndrome.
 

Author(s): Grigoriy E Gurvits, Amy Tan

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2013 Feb;19(5):665-72.

 

Burning mouth syndrome is a debilitating medical condition affecting nearly 1.3 million of Americans. Its common features include a burning painful sensation in the mouth, often associated with dysgeusia and xerostomia, despite normal salivation. Classically, symptoms are better in ...

Last Updated: 22 Feb 2013

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Etiology of burning mouth syndrome: a review and update.
 

Author(s): Mari-Paz Minguez-Sanz, Cesar Salort-Llorca, Francisco-Javier Silvestre-Donat

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Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is characterized by an oral burning sensation in the absence of any organic disorders of the oral cavity. Although the cause of BMS is not known, a complex association of biological and psychological factors has been identified, suggesting the existence ...

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2011

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Burning mouth syndrome.
 

Author(s): David Mock, Deepika Chugh

Journal: Int J Oral Sci. 2010 Mar;2(1):1-4.

 

Most clinicians dread seeing the patient presenting with a primary complaint of a burning pain on one or more oral mucosal surfaces. Unlike most other clinical conditions presenting in a dental office, burning mouth syndrome is recently, advances have been made towards clarifying ...

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2010

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HLA-DRB1 and HLA-DQB1 Genotyping for Autoantibody-positive and -Negative Patients With Atrophic Glossitis or Burning Mouth Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Atrophic Glossitis, Burning Mouth Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 16 Apr 2014

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Effect of Gluten Free Diet in Patients With Burning Mouth Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Burning Mouth Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 31 May 2013

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Burning Mouth Disorder (BMD) - A Neuropathic Pain Disorder
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Burning Mouth Syndrome; Taste Disorder; Orofacial Pain

 

Last Updated: 20 Dec 2012

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