Problem

Chronic cheek biting

Other Names:
Chronic cheek chewing
Morsicatio buccarum
Nature:

Morsicatio buccarum (also termed chronic cheek biting and chronic cheek chewing) is a condition characterized by chronic irritation or injury to the buccal mucosa (the lining of the inside of the cheek within the mouth), caused by repetitive chewing, biting or nibbling.

Related Problems:
Nail biting
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
14.04.2017 – 21:02 CEST