• Chemotherapy-Induced Oral Mucositis: Practice Essentials ...

    emedicine.medscape.com/article/1079570-overview Oral mucositis is a common complication of chemotherapy. It begins 5-10 days after the initiation of chemotherapy and lasts 7-14 days. Chemotherapy-induced ...
  • Mucositis

    www.cdc.gov/nchs/ppt/icd9/att_mucositis_sep05.ppt Coding for Mucositis ICD-9-CM Coordination and Maintenance Committee Meeting Patrick J. Stiff, MD Loyola University Medical Center September 30, 2005
  • Mucositis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mucositis Mucositis is the painful inflammation and ulceration of the mucous membranes lining the digestive tract, usually as an adverse effect of chemotherapy and radiotherapy ...
    • Mucositis - Oral Cancer Foundation

      www.oralcancerfoundation.org/complications/mucositis.php Mucositis Introduction. Mucositis occurs when cancer treatments break down the rapidly divided epithelial cells lining the gastro-intestinal tract (which goes from ...
    • Mucositis Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatments and Causes ...

      www.rightdiagnosis.com/m/mucositis/intro.htm Mucositis information including symptoms, diagnosis, misdiagnosis, treatment, causes, patient stories, videos, forums, prevention, and prognosis.
    • Mucositis Prevention and Treatment During Breast Cancer

      breastcancer.about.com/od/generalsideeffects/a/mucositis_trmt.htm Chemotherapy induced mucositis is the inflammation of your mucous membranes. It is a complicating issue from breast cancer treatments and chemo
    • Introduction to Mucositis - Oral, Esophageal and ...

      www.cancersupportivecare.com/mucositis.html Mucositis can occur anywhere along the digestive tract from the mouth to the anus, leaving the mucosal tissue open to ulceration and infection. Mucositis is further ...
    • Mucositis - Diseases Pictures

      diseasespictures.com/mucositis The mucous membrane is the soft tissue layer lining the digestive system and when there is inflammation on this lining it causes mucositis. It is a condition of
    • Oral Complications of Chemotherapy and Head/Neck Radiation ...

      www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/treatment/side-effects/.../oral-complications-hp-pdq The most common oral complications related to cancer therapies are mucositis, infection, salivary gland dysfunction, taste dysfunction, and pain.
    • Mucositis - NHS Choices

      www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Mucositis/Pages/Introduction.aspx Introduction . Mucositis is a condition characterised by pain and inflammation of the body's mucous membrane. The mucous membrane is the soft layer of tissue lining ...