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Canker Sores Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the name of a chemical found in some mouthwashes that may cause canker sores?

Question 2 2.

Canker sores may be caused by trauma to the inside of the mouth. What can you do to prevent this?

I. Use a hard bristle toothbrush

II. Avoid biting your lips

III. Talk to your dentist about applying special waxes to cover the sharp edges of your braces

Question 3 3. Very generally speaking, some cancers of the mouth start off painlessly but become painful with time. How are canker sores and pain related to one another?

Question 4 4. Which of these is NOT a known possible trigger for canker sores?

Question 5 5. Where will you find canker sores?

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Question 6 6. What color are canker sores?

Question 7 7. Debacterol is a type of _____ that's used to fight canker sores.

Question 8 8. Canker sores might be triggered as a result of a deficiency of:

Question 9 9. A person may experience a burning sensation or pain _____ before a canker sores appears:

Question 10 10. What's the name for small, round, whitish sores inside of the mouth that may be triggered by stress, nutritional deficiencies, and trauma?

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Question 11 11.

Which of the following is a kind of steroid that's used to treat canker sores?

I. Dexamethasone

II. Cyclosporine

III. Prednisone

Question 12 12. Where are you most likely to find a canker sore?

Question 13 13. Canker sores usually appear as:

Question 14 14. Are canker sores contagious?

Question 15 15. If you see a white sore in the mouth, it might be:

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is true about canker sores?

Question 17 17.

Which of the following is a term that describes canker sores?

I. Aphthous ulcers

II. Recurrent aphthous stomatitis

III. Peptic ulcers

Question 18 18. What is the underlying cause for most canker sores?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is true?

Question 20 20.

How can you help prevent stress and thus prevent some canker sores?

I. Exercise

II. Yoga

III. Meditation

Canker Sores Chapter Exam Instructions

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