Stomatitis is an ulcerative mucosal lesions that arise as a result of non-compliance with the rules of personal hygiene. There are several varieties of this disease, the classification is conducted on an etymological basis. The most common disease in this group is relapsing stomatitis, which belongs to the category of infectious-allergic cancers.
Causing stomatitis can cause different causes. Among them are traumatic, infectious, allergic factors, sometimes stomatitis are mixed etymology.
Among the latter is relapsing stomatitis, which is manifested in the form of very painful defects in the mucous membrane of the mouth. They have an oval shape, covered with a white patch, a red swollen rim is formed around the ulcers. Constantly appearing in the oral cavity of the ulcer when launched can become a dangerous scar, whose healing period is delayed by three weeks. The disease is characterized by the fact that there are monthly relapses. It then fades away, then returns again, bringing pain and unpleasant sensations.
Causes of recurrent stomatitis
The mechanism of the occurrence of infectious-allergic diseases has not yet been fully explored. But it is surely known that recurrent stomatitis is a consequence of:
- Diseases of the gastrointestinal tract.
- Allergic reactions.
- Viral infections
- Hereditary pathologies.
This disease significantly impairs the general state of the organism. It can cause fever and pain caused by ulcerous lesions. The acute form is especially painful and dangerous with its complications.
Methods of treating relapsing stomatitis
Recurrent stomatitis is treated in a complex way. Correctly chosen therapy should provide:
- Eliminating any pain.
- The reduction of healing time resulted in wounds.
- Prevention of recurrence.
Any specialist will tell you that the treatment of periodically repeated stomatitis is reduced to eliminating the existing symptoms. Local treatment is used, it must necessarily be systemic and eliminate causative factors. The doctor will certainly analyze the daily diet, identify possible allergic pathogens and advise them to exclude them from the diet. Then he will appoint a sanitization of the oral cavity, mark the course of treatment that can eliminate the existing pathology.
If a relapse stomatitis worries a woman, an analysis of the state of the hormonal system will be carried out. Any patient will prescribe anti-stress medications, appoint a strict diet. There are special preparations that have an analgesic effect, anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic. Balms, gels, ointments, injections, diets, immunostimulants, corticosteroids - the doctors in the arsenal have the necessary tools to help eliminate any symptoms of stomatitis.
But the most important thing in this matter is constant prevention. It is necessary to wash hands, there are only instant fruits and vegetables, to know what foods you have a food allergy. If necessary, seek medical advice immediately.