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Oral Candidiasis

August 13th, 2017


  • Look For

  • Creamy white lesions present on the tongue or inner cheeks, which may be associated with angular cheilitis or glossitis.
  • Significance

  • Infection with Candida species.
  • Risk Factors

  • Dry mouth
  • Inhaled steroids
  • Immunosuppression
  • Antibiotic use
  • Smoking
  • Diabetes
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