Top
10
Doctor insights on: Does Frenulum Hold The Lips In Place

Share
1

1
Does frenulum hold the lips in place?

Does frenulum hold the lips in place?

No: The frenulum has not relationship to the lips, only the tongue. ...Read more

4

4
The frenulum of my tongue always hurts. I'm 17 I can't reach my tongue over my bottom lip. Been liked this for a long time. Do I have my tongue tied?

The frenulum of my tongue always hurts. I'm 17  I can't reach my tongue over my bottom lip. Been liked this for a long time. Do I have my tongue tied?

Sounds like you do: If you are unable to protrude your tongue past your lower lip, it certainly seems as though your are tongue tied. You should consult with an ENT to consider a frenectomy ...Read more

8

8
I used my chapstick yesterday & woke up with a coldsore this morning.I just realized my toddler got a hold of my chapstick & ate/possibly put it on. Could she catch herpes this way? I am always very careful and never share anything or kiss on the lips, no

I used my chapstick yesterday & woke up with a coldsore this morning.I just realized my toddler got a hold of my chapstick & ate/possibly put it on. Could she catch herpes this way? I am always very careful and never share anything or kiss on the lips, no

It is possible: but less likely. Your toddler is more likely to contract the coldsore virus when you kiss her (even if it is not on the lips). The HSV-1 virus is spread by direct contact: most often lip to lip or lip to skin, but it can live a short amount of time in the saliva on utensils, toothbrushes, lip balm etc. You can be infective before the outbreak, but most infective when there are blisters visible. ...Read more

9

9
Whenever i hold cold things my fingers get swollen red and itchy and my top lip swells. Also if it touches my body i get hives there, what is it?

Whenever i hold cold things my fingers get swollen red and itchy and my top lip swells. Also if it touches my body i get hives there, what is it?

Cold urticaria: You have a condition known as cold urticaria or cold hives. The condition is caused by the release of histamine. Try to avoid the cold. Take anti histamines when exposed. If you know you will be exposed to cold you can use vaseline on your hands or face to try to reduce the effect. ...Read more

10

10
What could a lump inside outer labia lip be. One on each side. One side bigger. Slightly painful. Hard to grab hold of because it moves under the skin?

What could a lump inside outer labia lip be. One on each side. One side bigger. Slightly painful. Hard to grab hold of because it moves under the skin?

Bartholin cyst: There are bartholin glands on both side which are small and can not be fely.Bartholin cyst is formed when bartholin gland is blocked causing a fluid filled cyst to develop it is not an infection but can sometime get infected. ...Read more