What are the associations of GI and urogenital disease with burning mouth syndrome (BMS)?

Updated: Jan 22, 2018
  • Author: Vincent D Eusterman, MD, DDS; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
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Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is also associated with a higher incidence of gastrointestinal and urogenital disease, the significance of which is still unclear. [18]  It has not clearly been shown to be associated with a higher rate of somatosensory disorders. [19]


Source Article: Burning Mouth Syndrome: Pathophysiology

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