Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Difficulty Swallowing and Taste Change 11 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 11 conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Taste Change.

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There are 3 common conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Taste Change.
  1. Periodontal Disease
  2. Reflux Esophagitis
  3. Tonsillitis
There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Taste Change.
  1. Dental Abscess
  2. Epilepsy
  3. Streptococcal Tonsillitis
There are 2 uncommon conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Taste Change.
  1. Stomatitis
  2. Xerostomia
There are 3 rare conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Taste Change.
  1. Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  2. Peritonsillar Abscess
  3. Retropharyngeal Abscess

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