Information about oral mucositis (mouth sores) related to cancer treatments, tips for managing and treatments for mucositis.
Information about mucositis, including causes, oral care and treatments to manage this side effect of cancer treatment.
Mucositis may also be called mouth sores, oral mucositis, or esophagitis. It can range in severity from a red, sore mouth and/or gums to very painful open sores, causing a patient to be unable to eat. This article provides information about mucositis symptoms, oral care, tips to reduce pain and treatment.