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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Angular chelitis: Angular cheilitis is an inflammatory condition that occurs in 1 or both angles of the mouth. This condition typically presents with erythema, painful ... Read More
Dr. Christopher Moeller
38 years experience Dermatology
Chelitis: The best treatment i know is desonide ointment 4/ day.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephan Quenztel
27 years experience Psychiatry
Friction, drying: I assume you mean after oral sex you find cracks in the corners of your mouth. It's not serious, in all likelihood. There is a small chance that you h ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joshua Batt
9 years experience Emergency Medicine
Oral lesions: Bumps inside the mouth may be benign growths from trauma or salivary stones. It can also be an early sign of something more concerning like cancer if ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Cracks: Dermatologist might help if causing discomfort.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jake Richards
12 years experience Dentistry
Irritation: You may have a few different things. It could be an area that doesn't dry out much (licking) and may or may not have a fungal infection, possible vir ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Fissures: The corners of the mouth (angles) are the oral commissures. There can be small fissures in that area.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodpaster
29 years experience Dentistry
Angular Chelitis: You probably have angular chelitis though generally there is some itching or burning associated with it but not always. One thing that can cause this ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
25 years experience Infectious Disease
Cheilosis: Cheilosis. /chei·lo·sis/ (ki-lo´sis) fissuring and dry scaling of the vermilion surface of the lips and angles of the mouth. You may have riboflavin ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
36 years experience Neurology
Your mouth?: Are you noticing this on you or somebody else? One or both sides? Need more information. Sudden onset of facial drooping can be a stroke or facial ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Dont squeeze: Dont try to get rid of it by squeezing, wash your face gently with soap and warm water when you take bath or shower, if it does not go away see your d ... Read More

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