Mouth soreness

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Hand foot and mouth disease

Hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) is a viral infection that can affect young children.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Mouth ulcer
  • Rash on foot
  • Rash on hand
  • Skin rash
  • High temperature

More information on Hand foot and mouth disease is available here.

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

Kawasaki disease

Kawasaki disease is a rare condition that mainly affects children under the age of five.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Skin rash
  • High temperature
  • Swollen glands in neck
  • Feeling irritable
  • Mouth soreness

More information on Kawasaki disease is available here.

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

Oral Thrush

Oral thrush is a fungal infection of the mouth.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

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

More information on Oral Thrush is available here.

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

More information on Oral thrush is available here.

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