Significant association of hematinic deficiencies and high blood homocysteine levels with burning mouth syndrome

Hung-Pin Lin, Yi-Ping Wang, Hsin-Ming Chen, Ying-Shiung Kuo, Ming-Jane Lang, Andy Sun
2013 Journal of the Formosan Medical Association  
Conclusion: We conclude that there is a significant association of deficiency of Hb, iron, and vitamin B12; abnormally high blood homocysteine level; and serum GPCA positivity with BMS.
doi:10.1016/j.jfma.2012.02.022 pmid:23787008 fatcat:47mjqwqtovenfe62kguh5w4afm