A 22-year-old female asked:
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small tiny bumps on top lip. what does she need to do and what does the bumps mean?

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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
The word "bumps": The word 'bumps' is not in any way descriptive enough to give you any valid medical opinion. But, if they are hives, fluid filled cysts then this could very well be an allergic reaction.
Answered on Sep 6, 2016
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Dr. Soha Sattar
18 years experience Family Medicine
Multiple causes: Bumps on the upper lip could be due to many causes , It depends on if they are acute or chronic . Also of there are any other symptoms associated with it. Age is a factor too .Causes can vary from herpes, to hand foot & mouth disease and many more . Further investigation is needed,& follow up adviced
Answered on Nov 26, 2016

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