DermNet NZ

Facts about the skin from DermNet New Zealand Trust. Topic index: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Mouth problems

Links to DermNet's pages about skin conditions that favour the mouth (the oral mucosa, including lips, gums and tongue).

Non-infectious conditions
Allergic contact cheilitis
Amalgam tattoo
Angina bullosa haemorrhagica
Aphthous ulcers
Behcet disease
Burning mouth
Fissured tongue
Chronic ulcerative stomatitis
Cicatricial pemphigoid
Contact cheilitis in musicians
Contact stomatitis
Cutaneous lupus erythematosus
Dental sinus
Denture stomatitis
Eczematous cheilitis
Eosinophilic ulcer of the oral mucosa
Erosive lichen planus
Erythema multiforme
Exfoliative cheilitis
Fissured tongue
Fistulas and sinuses of the neck and face
Geographic tongue (benign migratory glossitis)
Giant cell fibroma
Gingival enlargement
Granulomatous cheilitis
Hereditary gingival fibromatosis
Lichen planus
Linear IgA bullous dermatosis
Mucocoele of the lip
Natal and neonatal teeth
Nicotine stomatitis
Oral cancer
Oral dysaesthesia
Oral irritated fibroma
Oral leukoplakia
Oral lichenoid drug eruption
Oral lichen planus
Oral submucous fibrosis
Orofacial Crohn disease
Orofacial manifestations of inflammatory bowel disease
Orofacial granulomatosis
Paraneoplastic pemphigus
Pemphigus vulgaris
Peripheral odontogenic fibroma
Peripheral ossifying fibroma
Pigmented contact cheilitis
Pyodermatitis-pyostomatitis vegetans
Retrocuspid papilla
Riga-Fede disease
Actinic cheilitis
Stevens Johnson syndrome / Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN)
Tongue conditions
Transient lingual papillitis
White sponge naevus

Angular cheilitis
Chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis
Enterovirus infections
Hairy leukoplakia
Hand foot and mouth disease
Herpes simplex (cold sores)
Herpes zoster (shingles)
Kawasaki disease
Necrotising periodontal disease
Oral candidiasis (thrush)
Scarlet fever (scarlatina)

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If you have any concerns with your skin or its treatment, see a dermatologist for advice.