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small sore on corner of mouth

hey nothing major, it doesnt hurt.. just curious what is good for this while on tx? Other then that iam doing great w/sx and all, feel pretty much normal i just ache sometimes... i guess thats normal.. but really doable for me..
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I had cracking in the corners of my mouth but not sores.
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mine is like a small fever blister..i put gel on it
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its not quite in the corner..
173975 tn?1216261375
I've had that SX for the past 9 months.  it was driving me NUTS.

I believe it's called cheilitis.

Cheilosis (also called cheilitis) is a painful inflammation and cracking of the corners of the mouth. It sometimes occurs on only one side of the mouth, but usually involves both sides.

My NP prescribed ertaczo (an anti-fungal ointment) a month ago and it's almost disappeared.


i started using
186606 tn?1263513790
...you started using........WHAT?

that cracked me up
173975 tn?1216261375

I'm serious, for once.

I don't get the funny part but this is one of those dense dull braindead days so pleeze let me in on the joke.


(you mean the anti fungal part????  there really is such a thing as mouth fungus and apparently i have it and what's more it seems to be common among tx'ers.  Don't know why.)
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