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I bit my lip and part of it has swelled a bit how would i heal it?

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Dr. John Rhoades
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Time: Most small lacerations to the lip with heal spontain. Just make sure you keep the area clean. If drainage, or increased swelling, then see your DR
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Tincture of Time: Keep lip clean. Apply ice to outside of lip for 24 hours. If swelling does not start to abate in 48 hours, see your Dentist.

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Last updated Apr 17, 2016

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