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113 Possible Causes for Angular Cheilitis, Tongue Ulcer

  • Syphilis

    A 2-year-old infant boy presented with a large ulcerative lesion on his tongue.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] cheilitis), aphthae, and vitamin deficiencies ( 25 , 225 ).[dx.doi.org] […] confused with those of other dermatoses such as psoriasis, pityriasis rosea, and also eczema, herpes simplex, lichen planus, leprosy, mycoses, condylomata acuminata, perlèche (angular[dx.doi.org]

  • Secondary Syphilis

    RESULTS: Lesions presented as multiple plaques and ulcers mostly located on the tongue, lips, and palate.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This lesion, called chancre, is characterized by the presence of a chronic painless encrusted ulcer, that heals spontaneously after some weeks and is highly infective.[forp.usp.br] Although the lesion formed at the site of Treponema pallidum entry may develop on the tongue, tonsils, hard and soft palate and buccal mucosa, the lips are the predominant[forp.usp.br]

  • Xerostomia

    Xerostomia is manifested in complaints of oral dryness, burning of the tissues, difficulty eating and swallowing, irritation of the tongue and painful ulcerations as well[pittsburghdentalimplants.com] Fissured tongue with atrophy of the filiform papillae and a lobulated, erythematous appearance of the tongue.[en.wikipedia.org] Burning tongue (glossodynia) may become quite severe with chronic dryness, resulting in atrophy and painful fissuring and loss of the surface mucosa, often interfering with[pittsburghdentalimplants.com]

  • Pellagra

    Ulceration (traumatic) of tongue Type 1 Excludes atrophic glossitis ( K14.4 ) pellagrous E52 Niacin E52 (amide) Nicotinic acid deficiency E52 Pellagra E52 (alcoholic) (with[icd10data.com] ., and Nico Mousdicas, M.D. 10 Citing Articles Three months after undergoing Roux-en-Y bariatric surgery, a 32-year-old woman presented with glossitis, angular cheilitis,[nejm.org] , flat papillae on tongue and gastrointestinal (GI) ulcers with endoscopy.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Stomatitis

    Signs and symptoms may include: Ulcers in the mouth, usually inside the lips, on the cheeks, or on the tongue Ulcers that are covered with a yellow layer and have a red base[stanfordchildrens.org] Inflammation of the corners (angles) of the lips is termed angular stomatitis or angular cheilitis.[en.wikipedia.org] Cracks at the corners of the mouth (angular cheilitis) are often a symptom of yeast infection, not vitamin B deficiency as is often believed.[hus.fi]

  • Glossitis

    , ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative 707.9 tongue (traumatic) 529.0[icd9data.com] cheilitis.[en.wikipedia.org] ANGULAR STOMATITIS/CHEILITIS Definition: Maculopapular and vesicular lesions grouped on the skin at the corners (or ‘angles’) of the mouth and the mucocutaneous junction.[epomedicine.com]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Mouth ulcers Uncontrolled movement of legs (during sleep) Hair loss Symptoms of the conditions (associated with bleeding) that cause iron deficiency anemia include: Dark,[nlm.nih.gov] 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[lecturio.com] Furthermore, it is characterized by glossitis, angular cheilitis and koilonychia (spoon-shaped finger nails).[dx.doi.org]

  • Oral Candidiasis

    Shimahara , Chronic tongue ulceration resolved by sulpiride: a report of two cases , Clinical and Experimental Dermatology , 34 , 5 , (e40) , (2009) .[doi.org] Most commonly caused by the overgrowth of Candida albicans, oral candidiasis can be divided into several categories including acute and chronic forms, and angular cheilitis[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] NEC K14.0 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K14.0 Glossitis 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Abscess of tongue Ulceration (traumatic) of tongue Type 1 Excludes[icd10data.com]

  • Aphthous Stomatitis

    The following are the most common symptoms: ulcers in the mouth, usually inside the lips, on the cheeks, or on the tongue ulcers that are covered with a yellow layer and have[childrenshospital.org] Cheilitis and Chapped Lips..jpg 600 310;52キロバイト SmartAphte.jpg 2,048 1,536;666キロバイト Starke Aphten.jpg 2,272 1,704;236キロバイト שתי אפטות.jpg 408 338;110キロバイト[commons.wikimedia.org] Signs and symptoms may include: Ulcers in the mouth, usually inside the lips, on the cheeks, or on the tongue Ulcers that are covered with a yellow layer and have a red base[chop.edu]

  • Recurrent Oral Ulceration

    Figure 1 Large ulcer on dorsum of tongue Case 2 A 64-year-old Caucasian male referred for an urgent appointment with regard to a suspicious oral ulcer.[nature.com] Other lesions of the oral cavity that could be present include angular cheilitis, cobblestoning of the buccal mucosa and painless lip swelling. Behçet’s disease.[medicinetoday.com.au] cheilitis or perleche.[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu]

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