What is the role of diabetes mellitus in the etiology of 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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Peripheral neuropathy secondary to diabetes mellitus is a cause of secondary burning mouth syndrome (BMS). [29]


Source Article: Burning Mouth Syndrome: Proposed Etiologies

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