Aphthous ulcer inside lower lip

Aphthous ulcer inside lower lip

M280/0129 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 22.4MB

Downloadable file size: 1.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator



Caption: Aphthous ulcer. Close-up of an aphthous ulcer (mouth ulcer) on the inside of patient's lower lip. The large whitish ulcer is surrounded by red inflamed tissue. Aphthous ulcers usually occur on the mucous membrane inside a cheek or lip. The small painful sores last up to two weeks before disappearing. The cause of aphthous ulcers is not understood, although they may be triggered by injury (by a toothbrush, for instance), and are known to sometimes contain streptococcus bacteria. Treatment is palliative, consisting mainly of soothing ointments and painkillers.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: aphtha, aphthous, condition, disease, disorder, healthcare, medical, medicine, mouth, mouth ulcer, ulcer

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.