stomatitis medicamentosa

[mĕd′ĭ-kə-mən-tōsə]

n.

Allergic inflammatory changes in the oral soft tissues associated with the use of drugs or medicaments, usually those taken systemically.

Nearby words

  1. stomatal,
  2. stomatalgia,
  3. stomate,
  4. stomatic,
  5. stomatitis,
  6. stomato-,
  7. stomatocytosis,
  8. stomatodynia,
  9. stomatognathic system,
  10. stomatology


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