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A 47-year-old female asked:

The inside of my mouth has been very sore, with swelling lips over the last 3 weeks. lips burning. yesterday my bottom lip started getting a white surface on the inside. at night my bottom lip swells, but during the day the swelling goes down?

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Dr. Neil McLeod
Prosthodontics 49 years experience
Interesting! You may have a dry mouth which can cause blocked salivary ducts. This causes swelling which comes and goes. I strongly suggest you go and get checked properly.

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