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Fordyce on lip how to fix it?

Fordyce on lip how to fix it?

Get checked: See a dermatologist to make sure that's what this is; you don't want to miss an early cancer. ...Read more

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I had Fordyce spot on lips and it itches, is it normal?

I had Fordyce spot on lips and it itches, is it normal?

Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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How can I remove Fordyce spot on lips?

How can I remove Fordyce spot on lips?

There are: many home remedies for such lesions....I strongly suggest a CONSULATION with a Board Certified PLASTIC SURGEON! My opinion only ..hope it's helpful Dr Z ...Read more

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Can others see Fordyce spots on lips?

Can others see Fordyce spots on lips?

"See" them?: If you can see them, i suppose it's reasonable to assume that others can as well. Most, however, aren't really going to look that closely. ...Read more

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I got Fordyce spots on the side of my lips, what can I do about this?

Here are some...: Known to us, Fordyce spots are harmless benign ectopic sebaceous glands-not related with hair follicles; hence, no active care is needed. If having unbearable cosmetic concern, see plastic surgeons for face or dermatologists for considering practical need and professional possibilities before initiating active care, though not necessary for most of the affected. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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How can you tell the difference between fordyce bumps and HPV on the lips.

How can you tell the difference between fordyce bumps and HPV on the lips.

Very different: 1) They look different; go online and find pictures. 2) Warts rarely appear on the lips. 3) Fordyce spots (visible sebaceous glands) are usually far more numerous than warts would be. 4) FS's tend to be fairly evenly spaced, but warts generally are clustered. 5) Warts usually are assymetric, e.g. one side than the other, FS's likely to be equal both sides of the midline. Or see MD for reassurance. ...Read more

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Do Fordyce spots on lips go away? I'm 18 just got them two days go spreading really fast

Do Fordyce spots on lips go away? I'm 18 just got them two days go spreading really fast

Usually : There is no standard procedure to manage fordyce spots. There are several retinoic creams or ointments, but best you consult with a urologist or dermatologist. Good luck. ...Read more

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Hello. I have Fordyce spots on my lips.I don't know how to ride from them. I really hate them.please help me?

Hello. I have Fordyce spots on my lips.I don't know how to ride from them. I really hate them.please help me?

See dermatology.: Fordyce spots are normal, so there is no medical reason to get rid of them. If you feel they look bad, or just "really hate them", then it would be a cosmetic problem, that insurance would be unlikely to pay for. In any case, see a dermatologist who might help reassure you that they are fine, or might help you remove them, using surgery, chemicals, laser, freezing, etc. ...Read more

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

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

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... ...Read more

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Will my Fordyce spots on corner of my upper and lower lip that are not visible unless i stretch my lips get bigger if i apply creamex to my lip daily?

Will my Fordyce spots on corner of my upper and lower lip that are not visible unless i stretch my lips get bigger if i apply creamex to my lip daily?

No: Save your money. There is a sucker born every minute but you don't need to be one of them. No treatment is needed and none is available. Rubbing vitamins etc. Will have no effect on these. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of Fordyce spots on lips?

Here are some...: See dermatologist so to decide if it is necessary or worthwhile to take the risks for their removal with procedures, usually nowadays with laser. Note: Fordyce spots are merely ectopic sebaceous glands with no practical need for ridding them. ...Read more

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Can you get fordyce spots on lips when pregnant?

Yes: Fordyce spots or granules can occur at any age and are not related directly to any illnesses. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of Fordyce spots on lips?

Do nothing or...: I would not recommend any rx. But, if mentally obsessed for cosmetic appearance, skilful application of laser or electro-cautery would be the choice of care although topical agents and cryotherapy have been used. For detail, ask the treating doc timely. ...Read more