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a bad smell is coming out of the mouth?

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i dont have the habit of smoking but a bad smell is coming out of the mouth? What is the problm within my mouth?

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replied March 9th, 2012
Dental Health Answer A32595
Hi, and thanks for your medical question on eHealth forum!

Bad odor from mouth can be due to poor oral hygiene, dental caries, gum disease, dry mouth, post nasal drip, smoking (ruled out in your case), chewing tobacco, diabetes, sinusitis or due to a bad gastric reflux.
Since a confirmed diagnosis cannot be given on net please consult your PCP and dentist. Hope this helps. Take care!

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