What is Oral Mucositis?
Oral mucositis is a painful inflammation of the lining of the mouth and throat (oral mucosa). It is extremely painful and debilitating for patients and has a serious impact on Quality of Life.2,3
Oral Mucositis and Cancer Therapy
Oral mucositis is one of the most common complications of radiation and chemotherapy cancer treatments, and can lead to debilitating consequences such as malnutrition, psychological symptoms, poor quality of life, infections, and interruption of therapy.3
Oral Mucositis Symptom Checker
Difficulty talking, trouble with eating, soreness, ulcers and a burning sensation are just a few of the signs and symptoms of oral mucositis.
Take a look at our symptom checker tool to find out more.