Definition of medical terms used on the web.


Toxicity exerted by chemotherapy on mucous membranes (mouth, stomach, esophagus, etc.). To prevent this, you should follow certain hygiene measures such as brushing your teeth regularly with a soft toothbrush or using an antiseptic mouthwash (mouth rinses). In addition, your doctor will prescribe gastric protectors to prevent or mitigate damage to the stomach mucosa.