Burning mouth syndrome: prevalence and associated factors.

@article{Bergdahl1999BurningMS,
  title={Burning mouth syndrome: prevalence and associated factors.},
  author={Maud Bergdahl and Jan Bergdahl},
  journal={Journal of oral pathology & medicine : official publication of the International Association of Oral Pathologists and the American Academy of Oral Pathology},
  year={1999},
  volume={28 8},
  pages={350-4}
}
Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is characterized by a burning sensation in the oral cavity although the oral mucosa is clinically normal. The syndrome mostly affects middle-aged women. Various local, systemic and psychological factors have been found to be associated with BMS, but its etiology is not fully understood. Oral complaints and salivary flow were surveyed in 669 men and 758 women randomly selected from 48,500 individuals between the ages 20 and 69 years. Fifty-three individuals (3.7… CONTINUE READING
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