Hair loss, Mouth lesions, Mouth ulcers: 5 Possible Causes
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What causes hair loss, mouth lesions and mouth ulcers? 5 possible conditions

See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.


Lichen Planus

Lichen planus is a common skin rash that is not contagious. Common symptoms may include lesions in the mouth, which may cause a burning sensation.

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Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection. It is caused by a type of bacteria known as Treponema pallidum. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in 2006, more than 36,000 cases of syphilis wer...

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Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Systemic lupus erythematosus, the most common form of lupus, is a chronic autoimmune disease that can cause severe fatigue and joint pain. Learn more about it.

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Celiac Disease (Gluten Intolerance)

Celiac disease is a digestive disorder caused by an abnormal immune reaction to gluten. Learn about celiac disease systems, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Leishmaniasis is a parasitic disease caused by the Leishmania parasite found in sand flies.

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