GlossaryOral candidiasis: A yeast infection caused by the fungus Candida albicans in the mouth
Antiseptic: An agent that prevents or retards growth of germs
Oral cavity: The cavity inside the mouth
Oral mucosa: It is a layer of protective membrane covering the inside of the mouth
Celiac disease: It is an auto-immune disease associated with the consumption of gluten (in persons pre-disposed to it)
Behcet’s disease: Inflammation of tissues and blood vessels
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