Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Mouth Sore Outlook

What to expect with mouth ulcers:

  • Mouth ulcers due to Herpes are recurrent, but episodes resolve with age.
  • Mouth ulcers from other causes almost always resolve with treatment.

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Last Updated: Jun 3, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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