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what causes discoloration (white) of lower lip. there is no pain or blister. just the discoloration.

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Dr. Susan Kallal
23 years experience Dermatology
Lip lesions: Without more details such as your age and how long the lesion has been there, it is difficult to guide you. The lower lip is particularly susceptible to sun damage, known as Actinic Cheilitis, this can look white and smooth Flat warts can also look white on the lips, as can Lichen planus. Best to have it evaluated by a professional. It is important to rule out malignancy such as Squamous cell ca.
Answered on Jun 30, 2016
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Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
41 years experience Pediatrics
Fordyce spots can look like this-caused by exuberant sebaceous glands, no need to treat
Sep 30, 2014

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