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I have a burning tongue, chapped lips, and sore / chapped

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I have a burning tongue, chapped lips, and sore / chapped mouth (interior) . My gums are also sore. What could this be that I am experiencing ?
DR HASAN :

Hi

DR HASAN :

Thanks for your question

DR HASAN :

Do you feel burning sensation in mouth on taking spicy foods?

Customer:

No

DR HASAN :

Any white coating on the tongue?

Customer:

In middle only. Perimeter of my tongue is red and burning

DR HASAN :

Since how long you have this?

Customer:

1 1/2 week

DR HASAN :

Any lesion in cheek or gums?

Customer:

Yes. Sores in crease of mouth. Some blood when I brush

DR HASAN :

Any fever, swollen glands in neck, sore throat, nasal obstruction, headache, cough, fluid trickling in throat?

Customer:

Not so far.

DR HASAN :

How much water you drink routinely

Customer:

ALso, can't taste anything

Customer:

Water and gatorade all day long

DR HASAN :

Have you seen a doctor for this?

Customer:

Not yet. Suppose that i should go

DR HASAN :

Thanks for your info

DR HASAN :

This seems like a fungal infection of the mouth.

Customer:

Thank you

DR HASAN :

One cannot be sure but get it evaluated by a doctor

DR HASAN :

Better a dentist or an ENT

Customer:

Okay, thanks for your time

DR HASAN :

You are welcome

DR HASAN :

Do you want to ask anything else?

Customer:

NO. I appreciate your time

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