Why do I get perleches
The cause of perleches can be beriberi,especially a lack of vitamin B2 (riboflavin). In such cases, Zayed often combined in peeling of the skin, and even the appearance of seborrhea crusts on the wings of the nose and other parts of the face, burning and redness of the tongue. Patients complain of weakness, loss of appetite, fatigue.
In children, the cause may be perleches habit of licking his lips, in the mouth to keep foreign objects.
Initially, redness appears in the corners of the lips,then small cracks, and sometimes erosion. The disease is not so much harmless as it may seem. If not treated promptly, can form crusts and even bleeding ulcers. In severe cases, patients sometimes refuse food as they are very painful to open his mouth.
Where to begin? Heal carious teeth, eliminate irritants (plaque, substandard crowns or dentures). If you smoke, try to quit or at least limit the number of cigarettes smoked per day.
If persistent disease course is usually carried outscraping laboratory for the detection of the causative agent (this may be streptococci, staphylococci or yeast-like fungi of the genus Candida), a blood test for vitamin B2.
If found the fungus, the doctor recommendsantifungals (Levorinum, Nystatin). For lubrication use a 1% erythromycin and 5% white mercury ointment, Oksikort, a 10% solution of borax in glycerine, and for fungal Zayed - nystatin ointment or levorinovuyu. Do not treat yourself. Medicines and ointments you select a physician taking into account the characteristics of the disease, individual sensitivity to drugs.
Facilitate the application of the condition on the lips corners of infusion of oak bark and alder cones having disinfectant, astringent properties.
Inside appoint vitamins (vitamin A in oil solution, vitamins C and complex B), rosehip syrup, medical brewer's yeast.
Try to enrich the diet of vegetables, fruits, eliminate spicy, sour, salty. More eat dairy products. Meat preferably boiled. When fungal infections, limit sweets.
To Zayed did not appear again, strictly observe hygiene requirements for oral care and dentures, make sure that the face towel was always clean.