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i have a cut in the corner of my mouth

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Isaacs
38 years experience Family Medicine
Angular chelitis: You can apply an otc triple antibiotic ointment or other skin protectant to the area. This problem is sometimes related to a b-vitamin or iron defici ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
MRSA: The important thing lacking in this question if where did he have the MRSA? If he had a lesion in his mouth then yes. If he had a systemic infection ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Cut ? : It is possible you have perleche which is usually caused by avitamin deficiency. Check with your pcp for help.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
Vaseline: Putting some vaseline or similar ointment will stop you from touching it with your tongue and protect it from drool. Go easy on the vaseline.
A female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Infected: The yellow crusting is consistent with a bacterial infection called impetigo; however, without a photo, impossible to tell. Neosporin or triple antibi ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Neither can we: You would have to be seen by a dentist in order to determine what you have and whether or not it's related to your recently dental treatment. It could ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
24 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 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Kameros
52 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Cuts are other thing: angular cheilosis or cuts in the corner of the mouth can be fungal, can be caused by a vitamin deficiency, can be caused by an overclosed bite or den ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Collins
40 years experience Family Medicine
When it is healed: Keep using the cream and don't kiss until the cut heals. Probably will take 5-7 days. If it doesn't heal or keeps breaking open, see your doctor. G ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. JUDY WASHINGTON
37 years experience Family Medicine
Get it evaluated: I do not recommend steroid on the face unless there is a condition that has been diagnosed and is proven to respond to steroid treatment. Your seen n ... Read More
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