Burning mouth syndrome

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Burning mouth syndrome

Burning mouth syndrome is characterized by long-lasting burning sensations of the mouth. The pain may affect the tongue, lips, palate, or throughout the mouth. Allergies, nerve damage, irritation, stress, among other things can cause burning mouth syndrome, however in many cases the underlying cause can not be identified. The condition may respond to interventions and treatments, may resolve spontaneously, or may persist for months to years. 
 

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Burning mouth syndrome" returned 61 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Refractory burning mouth syndrome: clinical and paraclinical evaluation, comorbiities, treatment and outcome.
 

Author(s): Dimos D Mitsikostas, Srdjan Ljubisavljevic, Christina I Deligianni

Journal: J Headache Pain. 2017 Dec;18(1):40.

 

Burning Mouth Syndrome (BMS) is a chronic pain condition characterized by persistent intraoral burning without related objective findings and unknown etiology that affects elderly females mostly. There is no satisfactory treatment for BMS. We aimed to observe the long-term efficacy ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Profiling intraoral neuropathic disturbances following lingual nerve injury and in burning mouth syndrome.
 

Author(s): Amely Hartmann, Robin Seeberger, Malte Bittner, Roman Rolke, Claudia Welte-Jzyk, Monika Daubländer

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The aim of the study was to analyse intraoral neurophysiological changes in patients with unilateral lingual nerve lesions as well as patients with Burning Mouth Syndrome (BMS) by applying a standardized Quantitative Sensory Testing (QST) protocol.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Potential protein biomarkers for burning mouth syndrome discovered by quantitative proteomics.
 

Author(s): Eoon Hye Ji, Cynthia Diep, Tong Liu, Hong Li, Robert Merrill, Diana Messadi, Shen Hu

Journal: Mol Pain. 2017 01;13():1744806916686796.

 

Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is a chronic pain disorder characterized by severe burning sensation in normal looking oral mucosa. Diagnosis of BMS remains to be a challenge to oral healthcare professionals because the method for definite diagnosis is still uncertain. In this study, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Burning mouth syndrome" returned 22 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Understanding of Burning Mouth Syndrome Based on Psychological Aspects.
 

Author(s): Moon-Jong Kim, Hong-Seop Kho

Journal: Chin J Dent Res. ;21(1):9-19.

 

Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is a chronic pain condition characterised by a persistent burning sensation in clinically normal oral mucosa. BMS most commonly occurs in middleaged and elderly women. Various local and systemic factors can cause oral burning symptoms. When all possible ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Burning Mouth Syndrome: Aetiopathogenesis and Principles of Management.
 

Author(s): L Feller, J Fourie, M Bouckaert, R A G Khammissa, R Ballyram, J Lemmer

Journal: Pain Res Manag. 2017 ;2017():1926269.

 

Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is a chronic debilitating oral condition characterised by a burning sensation of the oral mucosa in an otherwise apparently normal person. Its aetiology and pathogenesis are obscure, but both psychogenic factors and peripheral and central neuropathies ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Is it Sjögren's syndrome or burning mouth syndrome? Distinct pathoses with similar oral symptoms.
 

Author(s): Hawra Aljanobi, Amarpreet Sabharwal, Bralavan Krishnakumar, Jill M Kramer

Journal: Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2017 Apr;123(4):482-495.

 

Sjögren's syndrome (SS) and burning mouth syndrome (BMS) typically occur in postmenopausal women. Although these conditions have significantly different etiopathogeneses, patients with SS or BMS often present with analogous oral complaints. The similarities between the two conditions ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Assessment of Peripheral GABA Receptors for Local Pain Relief
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pain

 

Last Updated: 8 Jan 2018

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