Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Taste Changes 21 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 21 conditions that can cause Taste Changes.

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There are 6 common conditions that can cause Taste Changes.
  1. Allergic Reactions
  2. Gastritis
  3. Periodontal Disease
  4. Reflux Esophagitis
  5. Sinusitis
  6. Tonsillitis
There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Taste Changes.
  1. Dental Abscess
  2. Epilepsy
  3. Glossitis
  4. Streptococcal Tonsillitis
  5. Thrush
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Taste Changes.
  1. Herpes Zoster
  2. Lead Poisoning
  3. Stomatitis
  4. Xerostomia
There are 6 rare conditions that can cause Taste Changes.
  1. Bell's Palsy
  2. Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  3. Peritonsillar Abscess
  4. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  5. Sarcoidosis
  6. Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

Last Updated: Mar 4, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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