What does oral ulcer mean?

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Oral Ulcer

    A loss of mucous substance of the mouth showing local excavation of the surface, resulting from the sloughing of inflammatory necrotic tissue. It is the result of a variety of causes, e.g., denture irritation, aphthous stomatitis (STOMATITIS, APHTHOUS); NOMA; necrotizing gingivitis (GINGIVITIS, NECROTIZING ULCERATIVE); TOOTHBRUSHING; and various irritants. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p842)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oral ulcer in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oral ulcer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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