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152 Possible Causes for Angular Cheilitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis

  • Sjogren's Syndrome

    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is frustrating enough on its own.[] Candida albicans infection accompanies angular cheilitis and exfoliative cheilitis very often observed in Sjögren syndrome patients.[] It often occurs with rheumatoid arthritis or other connective tissue diseases.[]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Serum ferritin levels in the anemia of rheumatoid arthritis. J Rheumatol. 1977;4:389–92. PubMed Google Scholar 21.[] Symptoms of Iron Deficiency Anemia An iron deficiency anemia has the same symptoms than any other anemia: Image : “Angular cheilitis as marked by the oval” by James Heilman[] Furthermore, it is characterized by glossitis, angular cheilitis and koilonychia (spoon-shaped finger nails).[]

  • Plummer-Vinson Syndrome

    Plummer-Vinson syndrome might be associated with malignancy, myeloproliferative disorder and autoimmune diseases including coeliac disease, rheumatoid arthritis and Sjögren[] Abstract Plummer-Vinson syndrome (PVS) is the combination of dysphagia, angular cheilitis, atrophic glossitis, and esophageal webbing in the setting of iron deficiency anemia[] The syndrome has been associated with autoimmune conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, pernicious anemia, celiac disease , and thyroiditis. [7, 12] In one study, a significantly[]

  • Xerostomia

    RESULT: Among rheumatoid arthritis patients, 51% had been afflicted with xerostomia.[] OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the intensity of xerostomia and hyposalivation in subjects with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) as well as the effects of these conditions on functional incapacity[] arthritis.[]

  • Vitamin B6 Deficiency

    Rheumatoid Arthritis. Low B6 has been associated with rheumatoid arthritis.[] Other prominent features are inflammation of the tongue (glossitis), which presents as soreness and redness of the tongue, and angular cheilitis which presents as cracks at[] The classic clinical syndrome for vitamin B6 deficiency is a seborrhoeic dermatitis-like eruption, atrophic glossitis with ulceration, angular cheilitis, conjunctivitis, intertrigo[]

  • Poor Oral Hygiene

    Periodontal disease can worsen the symptoms of autoimmune disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, and also pose great threat to individuals suffering from type 1 or type 2[] arthritis and heart disease.[] Arthritis Periodontitis has common link with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) due to its common pathogenesis and clinical presentation.[]

  • Riboflavin Deficiency

    […] of rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory diseases.[] Showing it to your doctor, he would certainly tell you point blank – Angular Cheilitis! This would be followed by you asking, “What is Angular Cheilitis?”[] Prevents Diseases Vitamin B2 can help to prevent many common conditions like migraine headaches , cataracts, acne, dermatitis , rheumatoid arthritis , and eczema .[]

  • Celiac Disease

    Rheumatoid arthritis. Liver disease. Sjogren's syndrome (a disorder that causes insufficient moisture production by the glands).[] Individuals with celiac disease cannot outgrow the disease since it is a lifelong autoimmune disorder like diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis.[] arthritis .[]

  • Sicca Syndrome

    Despite strong similarities to rheumatoid arthritis, a definite diagnosis cannot be made in the absence of the inflammatory, lymphocyteplasma cell component.[] Candida albicans infection accompanies angular cheilitis and exfoliative cheilitis very often observed in Sjögren syndrome patients.[] Twenty-three had rheumatoid arthritis (RA) with sicca symptoms and a positive Schirmer's test. Fifteen had RA with no sicca symptoms and a negative Schirmer's test.[]

  • Cutaneous Candidiasis

    Association of Hashimoto's thyroiditis and rheumatoid arthritis Lancet 1961; i:245-248. 5. Dailey ME, Lindsays S, Skahen R.[] Candida can also cause infections of the nails (onychomycosis) and at the corners of the mouth (angular cheilitis).[] There are many different forms of Candidiasis, some of which include - Angular cheilitis , where the fungi infect the skin around the corners of the mouth Candida paronychia[]

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