Does Thrush Cause Bad Breath
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Grady Health SystemMany medications can cause dry mouth or xerostomia. The problem is that without the normal washing action of saliva, plaque can accumulate faster and bacterial growth enhanced. So now that we've discussed why this happens, I know you're... Read more »
University of Minnesota, School of MedicineI would ask your HIV doc to look in your mouth and comment regarding you have thrush or other oral problems. I sometimes will get a brushing so send to the lab to look for thrush (yeast). I also refer patients to our dental clinic for their... Read more »
Grady Health SystemMy first thought is that you were never treated for candidiasis (thrush) which would explain why this infection did not go away. If, in fact, you do have candidiasis, I would suggest that you go on a proper antifungal medication. For mild to... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillA lot of people normally have a white or yellow coating on the tounge. However, after the diagnosis of HIV, many individuals, understandably, find themselves looking in the mirror and sticking their tounge out at themselves wondering if this... Read more »
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Posted by coronzon, 3 RepliesAll,
Was curious if the following picture looks like thrush.
The white coating is tough to brush away and causes bad breath. I am a smoker.
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v219/tsesmatas/Pictures/1209101130a.jpg Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 5 RepliesHello,
I have tested negative for HIV twice in the last 6 months but am not sure if the tests were accurate as I continue to have oral thrush. I know it's thrush because I keep scraping it off and it grows right back, also it looks like all the... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplySomeone please tell me what oral thrush looks like and if it is painful?
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyPlease help me out here!! Would thrush only show up on the insides of the cheeks after brushing your teeth and then disolve and go away after 1 or 2 hours? I have been getting some build up of gunk on the insides of mouth but only there after... Read more »
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