This content does not have an Arabic version. A new study links prolonged sitting while viewing TV to a higher risk of young-onset colorectal cancer, regardless of obesity and exercise. Others such as infection by coxsackievirus, cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus, or HIV, as well as genital warts, influenza, and measles. Its findings contradict the researchers' initial hypothesis. Any mouth sore that persists for a week or more should be examined by your dentist.
The pain makes eating difficult, which sometimes leads to dehydration and undernutrition.
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Any medical information published on this website is not intended as a substitute for informed medical advice and you should not take any action before consulting with a healthcare professional. Lidocaine in a thicker preparation viscous lidocaine can also be swabbed directly on the mouth sore. Cold sores of the lip and, less commonly, ulcers on the palate caused by the herpes simplex virus are perhaps the most well known. American Academy of Oral Medicine. See a dentist or GP if your mouth ulcer: