Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) refers to a chronic orofacial pain disorder usually unaccompanied by mucosal lesions or other clinical signs of organic disease; it’s characterized by both positive (burning pain, dysgeusia and dysesthesia) and negative (loss of taste or altered and paraesthesia) sensory symptoms involving lips and tongue. Aims: to make an effective and correct diagnosis and a specific pictures of the neurological state of BMS in patients that have the same symptoms just explained and show how there is a neuropathic component involved.

Psychodiagnostic involvement in the burning mouth syndrome: case series.

PUCCI, ENNIO;SEGU', MARZIA;BOSCO, MARIO;COLLESANO, VITTORIO
2008

Abstract

Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) refers to a chronic orofacial pain disorder usually unaccompanied by mucosal lesions or other clinical signs of organic disease; it’s characterized by both positive (burning pain, dysgeusia and dysesthesia) and negative (loss of taste or altered and paraesthesia) sensory symptoms involving lips and tongue. Aims: to make an effective and correct diagnosis and a specific pictures of the neurological state of BMS in patients that have the same symptoms just explained and show how there is a neuropathic component involved.
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