Leukoplakia

4 Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

Leukoplakia, characterized by white or gray spots in the mouth.

Leukoplakia is a condition characterized by the formation of white or gray spots on the mucous membranes inside the mouth.

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Causes of leukoplakia

One of the main causes is the use of tobacco products, including cigarettes, cigars, and chewing tobacco.

Some people may experience pain or discomfort in the affected area, especially when consuming spicy or acidic foods.

Diagnosis and evaluation

If you suspect you have leukoplakia or notice any unusual changes in your mouth.

Limit alcohol: If you consume alcohol, do so in moderation. Moderation is the key when it comes to alcohol.

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