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White patches in mouth or tongue

Conditions

Oral Thrush

Oral thrush is a yeast infection in the mouth, caused by a type of fungus called Candida albicans.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • White patches in mouth or tongue
  • Inflamed tongue
  • Breath smells bad
  • Mouth soreness
  • Difficult or painful swallowing

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Oral Thrush.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Oral thrush

Oral thrush is a common and usually harmless fungal infection in the mouth.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • White patches in mouth or tongue
  • Mouth soreness
  • Feeding less than usual

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Oral thrush.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Important: Our website provides useful information but is not a substitute for medical advice. You should always seek the advice of your doctor when making decisions about your health.

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