Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Mouth or Tongue Pain and Swelling 27 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 27 conditions that can cause Mouth or Tongue Pain and Swelling.

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There are 4 common conditions that can cause Mouth or Tongue Pain and Swelling.
  1. Cold Sores
  2. Gingivitis
  3. Periodontal Disease
  4. Teething
There are 6 somewhat common conditions that can cause Mouth or Tongue Pain and Swelling.
  1. Canker Sores
  2. Glossitis
  3. Gum Injury
  4. Herpangina
  5. Herpes Gingivostomatitis
  6. Mouth or Tongue Injury
There are 10 uncommon conditions that can cause Mouth or Tongue Pain and Swelling.
  1. Irritant Inhalational Injury
  2. Megaloblastic Anemia
  3. Oral Cyst
  4. Parotitis
  5. Pernicious Anemia
  6. Post Dental Surgery Complications
  7. Secondary Tooth Avulsion
  8. Sialadenitis
  9. Stomatitis
  10. Xerostomia
There are 7 rare conditions that can cause Mouth or Tongue Pain and Swelling.
  1. Ludwig's Angina
  2. Mouth Cancer
  3. Scurvy
  4. Sjogren's Syndrome
  5. Stevens Johnson Syndrome
  6. Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  7. Vincent's Stomatitis

Last Updated: Aug 23, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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