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 49 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The effect of clonazepam mouthwash on the symptomatology of burning mouth syndrome: an open pilot study.
 

Author(s): Luciano A de Castro, Rejane F Ribeiro-Rotta

Journal: Pain Med. 2014 Dec;15(12):2164-5.

 

Last Updated: 24 Dec 2014

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A population-based study of the incidence of burning mouth syndrome.
 

Author(s): John J Kohorst, Alison J Bruce, Rochelle R Torgerson, Louis A Schenck, Mark D P Davis

Journal: Mayo Clin. Proc.. 2014 Nov;89(11):1545-52.

 

To calculate the incidence of burning mouth syndrome (BMS) in Olmsted County, Minnesota, from 2000 through 2010.

Last Updated: 2 Dec 2014

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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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The terms "Burning mouth syndrome" returned 15 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Burning mouth syndrome: a review and update.
 

Author(s): Francisco J Silvestre, Javier Silvestre-Rangil, Pía López-Jornet

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2015 May;60(10):457-63.

 

Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is mainly found in middle aged or elderly women and is characterized by intense burning or itching sensation of the tongue or other regions of the oral mucosa. It can be accompanied by xerostomia and dysgeusia. The syndrome generally manifests spontaneously, ...

Last Updated: 8 May 2015

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Epidemiological and etiological aspects of burning mouth syndrome.
 

Author(s): E C Coculescu, S Tovaru, B I Coculescu

Journal: J Med Life. 2014 Sep;7(3):305-9.

 

Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is defined as a chronic pain condition characterized by a burning sensation in clinically healthy oral mucosa. Incidence BMS diagnosed in the Department of Oral Medicine - Oral Pathology Dental Faculty of Medicine, "Carol Davila" University of Medicine ...

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2014

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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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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: 28 Jan 2016

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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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