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A 31-year-old female asked:

I have something on my lips that looks exactly like fordyce spots, tiny little, painless white bumps on my lips. but now my fianc has them too. ?

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Dr. James Lin
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Not contagious...: Fordyce's spots are ectopic sebaceous glands - not related with hair follicles. What you observed and reported in your fiance and you could be coincidental, not contagious. Nonetheless, be evaluated and compared with history and physical exam; that is the surest way to reach the best possible conclusion so to answer your question and concern. Best wish...

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Last updated Nov 28, 2017

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