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upper lip swollen on one side

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See Allergist: Could be suffering from chronic idiopathic or spontaneous angioedema (swelling). ACE inhibitors can cause this as well. Aspirin and NSAID's (such as i ... Read More
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Dr. Marvin Den
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Unfortunately : Unfortunately without more information and seeing exactly what you mean, it is very difficult to answer. There are several possibilities, but without ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Christensen
35 years experience Family Medicine
Without : Without an examination and/or more information, it's difficult to determine what might be causing your symptoms. Your lip and gum swelling could be ca ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
More info: Need to ask for more information.
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chris Sadeh
20 years experience Emergency Medicine
Swelling: In the face is a possible sign of angioedema. This is a type of allergic reaction which causes swelling around the face, lips, tongue, and soft tiss ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Lip Swelling: this may have been mechanical due to hair trauma, allergic due to secretions, lotions or sprays or even and allergy to semen. If you have not had this ... Read More
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A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
ER or Dr?: Sounds like an infection which requires immediate attention. If you can see a dentist today do so! If the swelling increases is size, you have troubl ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shri Verma
45 years experience Gastroenterology
Allergy to medicines: Generally the swollen lip on one side is abnormal,however The first thing we need to know how long you have noticed this swelling ? What medications ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Farr
Specializes in Dentistry
Get it evaluated: It could be a cold sore (herpes simplex). Get it looked at for confirmation.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Babak Larian
25 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Lip swelling : Without looking at it, it would be impossible to know. Possibilities include, traumatic swelling, bacterial or viral infection, salivary gland inflam ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be: Many things. Might be the beginning of a cold sore the pain is present days before any signs occur. Watch for any change in area.
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