Problem

Stomatitis

Other Names:
Mouth inflammations
Mouth sores
Oral ulcers
Herpetic stomatitis
Ulcerative stomatitis
Nature:

Stomatitisis inflammation of the mouth, usually with sores or ulcers. The causes are many. One is herpetic stomatitis, a contagious viral illness caused by Herpes virus hominus (also herpes simplex virus, HSV) and seen in young children. This condition probably represents their first exposure to herpes virus.

Related Problems:
Candidosis
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
24.04.2019 – 11:34 CEST