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white skin around mouth
A 16-year-old female asked:
15 years experience Cosmetic Surgery
Sunscreen: You likely have some hypo pigmentation from the inflammation. If you have scarring in the area it's important to protect it from the sun for at least ... Read More
25 years experience Family Medicine
May improve: its not unusual to have some hypo or hyper pigmentation after a cold sore heals. Usually this will go away, but you can encourage that with vitamin E ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
27 years experience Dermatology
Dry Skin: It is crucial to get an accurate diagnosis before embarking on a treatment plan. Most of the time dry white scaly skin on the face and especially area ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
31 years experience General Surgery
Leukoplakia?: You should start by seen a primary care provider for an exam. I would do this soon, especially if you chew tobacco. Hope this helps!
A 34-year-old female asked:
36 years experience Dentistry
Doctor evaluation: I can't tell you what it is. You need to see a doctor or dermatologist for an exam to find out what it is.
A 1-year-old female asked:
43 years experience Dermatology
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
A 22-year-old female asked:
An exam needed: A dentist needs to examine the condition in your mouth and may even need further tests to diagnose what is going on.
A 19-year-old female asked:
33 years experience Family Medicine
Cheek Biter: This is skin and scar tissue where you have bitten it. It may be wise to see your dentist to evaluate this.
A 24-year-old male asked:
22 years experience Medical Oncology
See a doc/dentist!: Even though you don't smoke, you can be at risk for oral cancer. A virus called HPV can cause oral cancer, and it can appear like white skin in your m ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Oral white spots: See a dentist and have these looked at. Probably quite benign, but needs a professional exam to know what they might be.
A 55-year-old female asked:
58 years experience Pediatrics
White coat phobia: It is imperative that this person be seen by a doctor asap. If the person bruises easily, is pale, and has lesions in the mouth , the person needs a ... Read More
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