Oral aphthous-like lesions, PFAPA syndrome: a review.

  title={Oral aphthous-like lesions, PFAPA syndrome: a review.},
  author={Felice Femiano and Alessandro Lanza and Curzio Buonaiuto and Fernando Gombos and Nicola Cirillo},
  journal={Journal of oral pathology & medicine : official publication of the International Association of Oral Pathologists and the American Academy of Oral Pathology},
  volume={37 6},
Aphthous ulcers are the most common oral mucosal lesions in the general population. Several precipitating factors for aphthous ulcers are suggested to operate on subjects with genetic predisposition. Sometimes aphthous ulcers can be the sign of systemic diseases. Therefore, it is essential to establish a correct diagnosis to determine suitable therapy. There are several diseases potentially responsible for oral ulcers. Sometimes appearance of periodic oral ulcers coincides with periodic fever… CONTINUE READING