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Hard Lump Inside Lip
Probably bled: More than likely you caused bleeding inside the lip, and this formed a fibrous clot that now feels like a lump. If that, it will, slowly resorb. But it could be more serious like an infection/abscess, that may need antibiotic and surgical drainage/removal. A human bite is the dirtiest and most dangerous in the animal kingdom. Is he still ur boyfriend? Young woman, never do that again (or, guy, run). ...Read more
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Husband woke with swollen hard lump in bottom lip with two small holes in center what could this be?
Spider bite: This is the classic description of a spider bite. This will rapidly fade as the kinds of spiders that will chomp on you in bed are not highly toxic. Only if he somehow is highly allergic would this be a long term problem. ...Read more
I have had this small hard white lump on the outside of my lower lip for the past month and it will not go away. What is it?
YOU KNOW: You are not going to get an answer. One will have to see it to give an answer-medicine is all about examination. ...Read more
Can a mucocele be hard&firm?I have small 3mm lump inside lower lip,been there for 2 years,hasn't grown.Most mucoceles I have seen are soft. 25 yrs old
My boyfriend sucked on my bottom lip really hard now theres a lump thats kinda purple on my lip ? Can you please explain what this could be ?
Hematoma: The lips are vascular meaning they have a high blood supply. You have a hematoma which is a swelled bruise. It will go away most likely without any problems. Putting a hot pack on it will speed up the recovery. ...Read more
My boyfriend bit my lip hard, and days later, I noticed a dark lump on the outside of my lower lip. It doesn't hurt, hasn't gotten bigger. What is it?
25 male. 2 years havea3 millimeter firm lump inside lower lip.It may have grown a mm or 2 since. If cancer would it have grown a lot by now or spread?
I've developed a lump on my right vaginal lip and it's hard, big and really painfull. I'm worried of what it could be and it's leaving me in discomfor?
Natural Process: The good news is that area has fantastic blood supply and so healing will occur rapidly. Inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling) is the body increasing the blood flow to the injury to bring healing factors to the area and also the veins expand to carry bad stuff away. Dressings and ointments are of no value there. Avoid further trauma to the area and let nature take it's course. ...Read more
Two days ago I found a longish hard lump shaped like a line on the inside of my top left vagina lip, it only hurts when rubbed. What is it?
? Bartholin cyst: Lumps in this area must be watched carefully because they could be a Bartholin cyst. When the duct to the Bartholin gland is blocked, the cyst can turn into an abscess (pus pocket) that must be treated with minor surgery by a primary care doctor or gynecologist. Applying clean warm/wet towels or warm sitz baths are okay for cyst. If pain and swelling increases, a doctor must check this. ...Read more
Decided I was going to pierce my lip with a sewing needle.. It went thru but then I changed my mind and now my lip has a bean size hard lump.. Why?
Piercing: Hi, what a careless thing to do to the body, most likely you have a hematoma there (collection of blood which is now hard), that is formed and prevents more bleeding, it will be reabsorbed slowly by itself, but see a doctor to make sure you don't have any infection there. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer