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A 19-year-old female asked:

had a pimple on my upper lip popped it i woke up and the side of my lip was swollen with little ones on the one side with red circle in my inner lip?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Farr
Specializes in Dentistry
Get it evaluated: It could be a cold sore (herpes simplex). Get it looked at for confirmation.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Pimple: Probably not a pimple (bacterial). May be herpes simplex cold sore (viral). May be from trauma or foreign body. Please see your General Dentist for examination, diagnosis, and appropriate treatment.

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A 27-year-old male asked:

Had a pimple on my lip that i poped(2mths ago)now it's still red, also have 2 fairly large flat bumps with 3 small redish bumps where mustache grows.

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See your doctor: These are symptoms that require a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after obtaining this informstion, can he/she adequately diagnose and treat you.
A female asked:

I've had a pimple on my upper lip or the mustache area for about a month now, why won't it go away?

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Dr. William Carter
Aesthetic Medicine 45 years experience
Apparent lip pimple: This could be a "blind" pimple, an ingrown hair, a plugged sebaceous gland, or something else. After a month, it would be a good idea to have it looked at by a physician. It would seem by this time that it is unlikely to resolve on it's own.
A female asked:

I have a red pimple on my lip, at least I hope it's a pimple. It's not blistered or tingled. (just noticed it). Never kissed, or had oral intercourse?

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Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Specializes in Family Medicine
Mole: A flat brown spot anywhere is probably a harmless mole or freckle. Your primary provider is the best person to be sure.

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