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red dot on my lip

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Berman
39 years experience Dermatology
Laser or surgical: You probably have a vascular lesion such as an angioma or pyogenic granuloma. These can be removed scarlessly with a vascular lesion laser. If the les ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sire
53 years experience Dermatology
Probably not: This is probably a smally hemangioma or cherry angioma, but you should have it evaluated by your dermatologist.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Dot: It sounds like a small venous pool and is not serious at all.
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A male asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Leave it alone: This may be a small hemagiona. It can be treated if you want it off, but you will need professional care. See a derm doc if you want it off.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Dot: If this is something new it is likely an infection like a cold sore or impetigo. Both are conditions that should resolve in days to weeks. If this i ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Teleangiectasia: You might have to cauteeize it
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Prominent dot on lip: It may be a prominent vessel on the lip or a small hemangioma. I would not worry about it unless it gets bigger. I can be easily excised in the offi ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Nondiagnostic: This spot is nonspecific at this time. It may evolve into something like a cold sore. See your Physician if it persists or worsens.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Melanin: It is possible that the small brown dot that initially appeared was melanin, the substance that is responsible for pigmentation in the skin and tissue ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Yes infection...: Can be herpes/ bacterial infection.....need to see PMD for check up.

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