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Fever Bumps On Lips
Viral infection: This may be a viral infection. If it persists or gets worse the. See your primary care doctor. Meanwhile stay hydrated and take OTC medications if you need to. ...Read more
I have small patches of tiny blister bumps in the corners of my top lip. I haven't had connect with anyone with herpes, & no fever. What are they?
These lesions: Would likely require actual eval to be able to diagnose. Take care. ...Read more
I have been sick and down with fever. The corners of my mouth have cracked and I have very small bumps on my lips. Should I be worried?
Maybe cold sores: These may be cold sores - part of your illness & fever. If you can see a doctor or get to a clinic, do. It might help speed up your recovery and prevent complications. In the meantime rest, drink lots of fluids, keep the sores clean & moist with blistex. Best wishes - try to be seen! ...Read more
I kissed someone else 3 month old baby and later that day I got a fever blister on my lip. (it was just a bump with no fluid) could the baby catch it?
Yes: The baby can catch it and could possibly lead to more than just cold sores. The mom of the baby should call her pediatrician for advice. ...Read more
How do I know if a bump on my bottom lip is necessarily a cold sore/fever blister? It doesn't hurt, it is just one bump with a white center?
6 yo has little red blister bumps on lips. Came after fever. Always gets fevers no other symptoms. Is this herpes on mouth? What else can they be?
Bumps: Herpes labialis (cold sores) is very possible given the presence of preceding fever and the location of the bumps. If they were present anywhere else, a viral exanthem (viral rash) would be considered. It may not be a bad idea to get a culture out of a lesion to find out the cause. ...Read more
13 mth old has a few pimple like raised bumps on hand, near nappy, 1 on back & 1 on inside of lip. No fevers, eating/drinking norm.& happy. What is it?
M.D.visit: Skin infections can present this way, and there are certain viruses that can also cause this finding. It is important to take his temperature and to notify your physician about the rash. I hope that this helps. ...Read more
Small red bump on lower lip, blister-like for 1-2 days, never opened/drained, no pain/singing/itching, scabbed over in 1 day. Fever blister?
Perhaps but: There is no way of diagnosing a particular lesion over the internet. ...Read more
Cluster of white bumps on inside lower lip, ear pain, fever, headache, slight congestion, scabs on lower lip close to the opening. Is this herpes?
My 8 yr old has greenish blisters on lip, also swollen. Bumps on end and side of tongue, no fever and very low energy, no appetite for days. Thoughts?
I have a small bump on my upper lip. I noticed it 2 or 3 days ago. It doesn't hurt, burn or itch. Could this be a fever blister or a cold sore forming?
Yes: Could also be ony of literally hundreds of other reasons for a "bump" on your lip. Can't be evaluated in this forum. Call a Pro, your Dentist, for an accurate answer. ...Read more
Fever/sore body for one day, fine the next. Small white bumps on the back of throat and sores inside my lip that have spread to upper lip. What is this
May things: Unfortunately, those symptoms may be connected to many different things. It could be anything from a simple viral infection to the first stage of infection with hsv (primary herpetic gingivostomatitis), to a bacterial infection, and on and on. Best to be seen promptly by your physician! ...Read more
I've been getting fever blisters once a year or so on lip could I all the sudden get one on eye lid or get poison ivy feels like little bump on eye?
Broke out with bumps on face. Doc said fever blisters? They hurt. Itched & scabed over with gold crust scab. Has canker sore on lip also.
First, you have herpes. 75% of adults have this type of herpes. You can easily get this treated and then kept at bay with the appropriate anti-herpes medication.
Second, the golden crusted part of this story implies a secondary infection known as impetigo. This must be treated with the right antibiotics. ...Read more
I was sick for 3 days with fever, chills, sore throat and mucus. Day 4 I got a pimple under my lip but it was a flowershaped red bump, is it ringworm?
Bump under lip: See your doctor to determine what the skin lesion is as there are several possibilities. Appropriate treatment can then be given. ...Read more
I have a small bump on the top of my head & I've had a headache these past 3 days with fever once as well. It hurts more if I touch the top of my head?
I noted that my 4 Y son has around 3 itchy bump in the head in different locations in head He is active, eat well and no fever. So worried please help?
My son hit his head on the door frame about a week ago. The bump is still there. He has been complaining his head hurts and he has a slight fever. Als?
Woke up both sides of neck hurts. Feel like it's the muscles I don't feel any bumps or anything. It hurts to move head or touch them no fever or cough?
My son has red bumps big and small all over his body some on his face and a few on his head. What could it be? No itching and no fever but very cranky
Probably viral rash: Viral exanthems usually stay on a few days. Should he develops drastic change in his general condition, have him checked. ...Read more
My 13 month old has a bump on back of her head near hairline and neck. It's about the size of a bean. She had her MMR shot about 2 weeks ago. No fever?
Likely a lymph node: There are thousands of lymph node located around the body that help screen out germs in the body serum before it returns to the circulation. There are many in the neck, head & behind the ear. At rest these are often 1/4 inch in diameter & may grow to marble sized when reacting to a stimulus like the MMR. They usually shrink down to pea sized within 3 weeks. ...Read more
Byfriend started with a fever Friday, then Saturday has swelling white pussy bumps inside his mouth, cheeks and spreading! He cant even swallow HELP!
Viral infection: Such symptoms usually are a viral infection. Several viruses can do this sort of thing, including primary herpes; herpangina (due to Coxsackie A virus), and verious enteroviruses. He should see a doctor ASAP for diagnosis and treatment: if it is herpes, effective treatment is available. Good luck to him. ...Read more
Hi my 2 year old has a slight rash on his upper cheek, about a 102 degree fever and a bump on the back of his head, just below ear level. Rosseola?
Unlikely: Although the age is right, but other symptoms don't fit, usually the fever is higher, lasting for few days before the rash appears, at which time the fever disappears, the rash can last for few days - week after, and enlarged lymph nodes may be there. If your child isn't feeling well, there are other symptoms, not feeding, see the pediatrician, good luck ...Read more
3 yr old was exposed 2 HFM & now has red bumps all over the inside of his mouth but no where else & a fever, could that be HFM or something else?
Could be HFM: It could be HFM because sometimes that occurs with only sores in the mouth and fever. It does not usually need treatment as it is a viral infection that usually resolves on its own. Cool liquids and avoiding acidic foods can help with the mouth pain. Tylenol (acetaminophen) or motrin can help with fevers. If child appears very ill, as high fevers or if diagnosis is unclear then they should be seen by MD ...Read more
My 18mnth has little bumps around her mouth that are kinda red what could this be from. She had fever (101) which I took care of and thrush I believe?
Foods?: Incidently sometimes while the mouth looks red and blochy could be related to new food or sometimes old food that causes irritation. For example strawberries and tomatoes do this FREQUENTLY. If not improving see pediatrician. ...Read more
Red, sore bumps on ll back of scalp, lymph nodes swollen on l neck & on head. Dr. Said it is psoraisis/gave me ointment. I feel head sick w/ fever.?
My 12year old has had dengue last week now she doesn't. But she has som e red bumps near her mouth, fever and drooling too much saliva spittingitup why?
I've had a sorethroat for a week and 2 bumps on the roof of my mouth and light pink bumps on the back of my tongue. No fever, but mild cough. Strep?
Sounds viral: Sounds more viral but can be very ill either way. Go see your doctor for exam and treatment ...Read more