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A 22-year-old male asked:

I have a white little bump on my lower lip. i believe it appeared after biting my lip. i do however also chew tobacco but not near bumps location.

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Harmless Mucocele: Usually they're not a problem and will go away on their own. If concerned see your dentist for examination and removal if needed. On a different note, chewing tobacco has associated risks of oral cancers, gum disease, tooth decay and other general health problems. Ask your PCP for help to quit.
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