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A 18-year-old male asked:

Mucocele or cancer? bump on lower lip, dome shaped red/white(varies), swelled around some (not much),been there a month, i bite my lip there sometimes

3 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Douglas
Orthodontics 51 years experience
See your dentist: Your dentist will be able to identify a mucocele or biopsy any suspicious lump.
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Excisional biopsy: For persistent bump on the lip or other oral lesions, excisional biopsy should be performed to rule out neoplastic change or cancer.
Dr. Priscilla Morris
Specializes in Pain Management
Agree.
Nov 13, 2015
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
Dentistry 51 years experience
Bump on lip: Any lesion, bump or swelling that has not healed in 7-10 days should be examined by a dentist.

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