Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Terrible Breath 30 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 30 conditions that can cause Terrible Breath.

Mouse over to view each condition's most common symptoms

There are 10 common conditions that can cause Terrible Breath.
  1. Bacterial Pharyngitis
  2. Dental Caries
  3. Dental Plaque
  4. Deviated Septum
  5. Enlarged Tonsils
  6. Gingivitis
  7. Periodontal Disease
  8. Pharyngitis
  9. Sinusitis
  10. Tonsillitis
There are 4 somewhat common conditions that can cause Terrible Breath.
  1. Dental Abscess
  2. Herpes Gingivostomatitis
  3. Mononucleosis
  4. Streptococcal Tonsillitis
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Terrible Breath.
  1. Aspiration Pneumonia
  2. Esophageal Diverticulum
  3. Stomatitis
  4. Xerostomia
There are 12 rare conditions that can cause Terrible Breath.
  1. Agammaglobulinemia
  2. Bronchiectasis
  3. Cyanide Poisoning
  4. Laryngeal Cancer
  5. Ludwig's Angina
  6. Lung Abscess
  7. Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  8. Peritonsillar Abscess
  9. Pharyngeal Cancer
  10. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  11. Throat Cancer
  12. Vincent's Stomatitis

Last Updated: Nov 19, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
Copyright DSHI Systems, Inc. Powered by: FreeMD - Your Virtual Doctor

  1. Ferri's Clinical Advisor, Fred F. Ferri - 2007
  2. Griffith's 5-Minute Clinical Consult, Mark Dambro - 2006
  3. Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, Anthony S. Fauci, Eugene Braunwald, Dennis L. Kasper, Stephen L. Hauser, Dan L. Longo, J. Larry Jameson, Joseph Loscalzo - 2008
  4. Emergency medicine: a comprehensive study guide; Judith E. Tintinalli, Gabor D. Kelen, J. Stephan Stapczynski - 2004
  5. Nelson textbook of pediatrics, Robert Kliegman, Richard E. Behrman, Waldo Emerson Nelson - 2007

FreeMD is provided for information purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for evaluation and treatment by a physician. Please review our terms of use.