October - December 2014

Vol. 5 - 4



Burning Mouth Syndrome

(Mohit Sharma, Madhusudan Astekar, Gaurav Sapra, Ashutosh Agrawal, Aditi Murari)



which affects commonly the postmenopausal women, and individuals with psychological problems. In this review, we will study the association between BMS and systemic disorders, as well try to unravel the possible pathogenic mechanisms involving potential nerve damage; which may be responsible for signs and symptoms of BMS.

Key words:Burning mouth syndrome, Candidiasis, Etiology, Treatment, Xerostomia, Salivary flow.