The painful mouth

Geoffrey Quail

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BACKGROUND: The painful mouth presents a diagnostic challenge to the general practitioner. Despite curriculum revision of most medical courses, oro-pharyngeal diseases are still inadequately covered. OBJECTIVE: This article aims to alert the GP to common causes of a painful mouth and provides a guide to diagnosis and management. DISCUSSION: Four case studies are presented to illustrate common problems presenting in general practice, and their optimal treatment.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)935 - 938
Number of pages4
JournalAustralian Family Physician
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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