Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Sore Pharynx and Painful Tongue 13 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 13 conditions that can cause Sore Pharynx and Painful Tongue.

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There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Sore Pharynx and Painful Tongue.
  1. Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
  2. Herpangina
  3. Herpes Gingivostomatitis
  4. Mouth or Tongue Injury
  5. Thrush
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Sore Pharynx and Painful Tongue.
  1. Candidal Esophagitis
  2. Irritant Inhalational Injury
  3. Xerostomia
There are 5 rare conditions that can cause Sore Pharynx and Painful Tongue.
  1. Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
  2. Mouth Cancer
  3. Sjogren's Syndrome
  4. Stevens Johnson Syndrome
  5. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

Last Updated: Oct 27, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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