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5wk post hysteroscopic myomectomy &TVT, I am having a pulling pain in hips, stiff feel in butt &thighs. Inner palm, feet always feet hot & lips dry,?
Dr my bf doesn't have hsv1 but we kissed and he did oral sex on me and an hour later I had a cold sore (red hot)on lip. Will I have hsv on genitals now?
No risk, no worries: If I understand, you're asking if your own oral HSV1 could be transferred to your genital area by your partner kissing you then carrying the virus to your genital area when he performed oral sex. The answer is no. People are highly resistant to new infection with the same HSV type they already have, anywhere on the body. You'll never get HSV1 in the genital area or anywhere other than your mouth. ...Read more
Your doctor can: Prescribe valtrex (valacyclovir). Melissa Officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in European studies to help expedite cold sore healing. It can reduce healing time by 1/2. Studies also show regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation w lysine 1, 000mg orally 3x a day at the onset, can hasten healing. Your dermatologist can provide laser treatments. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Randomly the tip of my top lip got hot and then a bump appeared. Small and black at the tip. Should I be worried? - I'm freaking out
Zit/cold sore: Likely this is either a zit or a cold sore. Both of which go away on their own most of the time. But if the bump is getting bigger and bigger as the days go by or if it gets really painful then you could see your doctor. For the sore you could try benzocaine (ambesol) which you can find over the counter at your pharmacy. You should not be too worried. ...Read more
I have 2 areas on my upper lip from hot glue (burns) what is the best thing to use on these areas?
Swallowed a very tiny bit of shampoo. Still have the taste. Face is hot and tingly and lips feel numb. Should I be worried?
Lentil size blister on upper lip corner for 4 days. No pain or other symptoms but not healing. Think burnt lip with hot tea. Pls help?
Need exam: Hard to say without seeing it. Best advice is to see an oral surgeon. He can examine and make suggestions. ...Read more
Just had wisdom teeth removed. The doctor let a tool get hot & it burnt my lip. Very swollen, red, & skin is missing. What do I do for faster healing?
Burnt lip: Make an appointment with your surgeon to have your lip examined. They can recommend any needed treatment. ...Read more
My son 1& half years took hot porridge & got some wounds on the lips. Which medication should I get him because am worried he may be with wounds inside?
Consider function: If he is able to drink fluids without difficulty the mouth injury is likely minimal. If troubled, have him checked. There is no specific meds to use. The saliva has some enzymes that suppress germs so most of these exposures self heal.Ibuprofen as a general pain measure, chilled applesauce or Popsicle pieces are sometimes helpful. Avoid acidic juices like orange/grapefruit. ...Read more
Give it time: There isn't much you can do to speed up healing. You are 18 and so should heal relatively fast. Just keep area dry and clean and once healed, you may use some vitamine to hopefully minimize scarring. Also, use of sunscreen is important because that area is more susceptible to sun damage. Becareful. Good luck. ...Read more
I burned my lips with very hot drin. The area of the burn is small but its really hurting me what can I do or use as a medicine?
DO: Nothing, it will heal in short time. Use some lip balm. ...Read more
Many reasons: Too many reasons, depending on your age, gender, previous medical history, recent symptoms an so on. Please observe yourself and discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more
Cold water/ice: Cold water and ice......no sealing ointment cuz it will seal in the heat. Be aware that the skin will die off/blister but it will be better and once you get a scab you can use vit-e oil/cream to help with healing. No worries Connect with my Virtual Practice on Healthtap for any dental questions with my special keycode: DFWMCQ! Securely video or text chat by virtual appointment. Http://htap. Us/28qexs ...Read more
Allergy or neither.: Spicy foods usually don't cause lip swelling. Food allergies can cause lip swelling, but usually with itchy lips, mouth, throat and other allergy symptoms (hives). If the swelling occured within 4 hr of eating spicy food, it could be a food allergy to the protein in the food. If swelling occured over 4 hours after eating food then it wasn't an allergy to that food. Consult an allergy specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer