from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Inflammation of the mucous tissue of the mouth.
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- n. An inflammation of parts of the mucous membrane lining of the mouth.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Inflammation of the mouth.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Inflammation of the interior of the mouth, including the mucous membrane of the lips, gums, tongue, cheeks, and palate.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth
# -- The term stomatitis is applied to any inflammation of the buccal mucous membrane.
A condition in the mouth, medically known as "stomatitis," and commonly known as
In one study of 24 pet owners in Japan, 19 who had not kissed their cat had no Pasteurella stomatitis in their oral cavity.
But three of the five pet owners who had kissed their dog or cat did have P. stomatitis in their mouth.
In 1969 – 70, the isolation of an RNA-polymerase associated with the viral particles of the vesicular stomatitis virus led to the idea that perhaps a key enzyme was also associated with the oncogenic RNA viruses.
Necrotic stomatitis: With special reference to its occurrence in calves (calf diphtheria) and pigs (sore mouth) (Bulletin/U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Animal Industry) by John R Mohler
Frequent use of mouthwash containing a teaspoon each of baking soda and salt in a glass of lukewarm water is another useful home remedy for stomatitis.
Due to stomatitis there is intense pain in the mouth and as a result a person feels very difficult to eat or chew something.
Nature Cure for Stomatitis: The treatment for stomatitis should firstly aim at improving the digestive system as this disease is more connected with the toxic condition of the system.
There are varieties of factors responsible for causing stomatitis.