What are mouth symptoms?
Your mouth is made up of your lips, tongue, gums, teeth, cheek lining, mouth floor, hard palate, soft palate, uvula, and tonsils. Your mouth helps you breathe, talk, swallow, taste and chew. Symptoms involving the mouth are extremely common and affect people in all age groups.
General mouth symptoms
The range of mouth symptoms includes:
Burning or scalding sensation
Deformity of the mouth or its structures
Difficulty chewing or swallowing
Excessive salivation or drooling
Pain and soreness including dental pain due to dental disease and problems
Patches or spots that can be red or white, smooth or raised
Rash, blisters, ulcers or sores
Swelling or enlargement of the gums, tonsils, lips or tongue
Mouth symptoms can be a symptom of a variety of disorders and diseases including infection, inflammation, allergy, gen