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I have small white bumps on my lips they feel like sand paper what is this?

I have small white bumps on my lips they feel like sand paper what is this?

Fordyce spots: Fordyce spots appear as slightly raised white or yellowish bumps or spots between 1 to 5 mm in size. You may see just one or groups of 50 to 100. Although they may be present when you're born, they tend to become more prominent after puberty and can seem to appear quickly. No treatment is necessary. ...Read more

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reoccurring upper lip rash from 2 months. there are very very tiny bumps without any fluid.After 2 days I see a white patch. is it oral herpes?

 reoccurring  upper lip rash from 2 months. there are very very tiny bumps without any fluid.After 2 days I see a white patch. is it oral herpes?

Most likely it is.: What you are describing most likely is HSV type 1... it is not sexually transmitted, and is present in plenty of people. You can just wait and it will go away. Alternatively you need to let a dermatology look at it, and they may diagnosed it without any lab work. ...Read more

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I have small white bumps on my lip, what is this?

I have small white bumps on my lip, what is this?

Many possibilities: Bumps under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, acne, infection, abscess, or an allergic reaction to various things like detergents or soaps or to medications. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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I have small white bumps on the inside of my lower lip. I can only notice them when i stretch my lip out. What could this be?

I have small white bumps on the inside of my lower lip. I can only notice them when i stretch my lip out. What could this be?

Fordyce granules: It could be several things. A common one is called fordyce granules, which are ectopic sebaceous glands and quite normal. It also might be blocked minor salivary glands. If you are a drinker or smoker, oral cancer is always a possibility. Go see your dentist who will be familiar with all of these conditions and can advise you. ...Read more

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Why do i have small white bumps on my upper lip? My dr. Said it isnt herpes.

Why do i have small white bumps on my upper lip? My dr. Said it isnt herpes.

For dice!: It sounds like you probably have something called Fordyce spots. These are small, yellow or white bumps that are painless and are found along the border of the mouth within the colored portion of the tissue of the lip. These Fordyce spots are actually normal oil glands. They generally should be left alone, as picking at them can cause scarring, inflammation, or infection. ...Read more

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Have small white bumps on lower top lip that kind of irritate me sometimes. Is it an std?

Exam and labs: This is a great time to have an exam and testing. That way you'll be able to relax and treat whatever it is and avoid spreading it. It will be okay and best to do sooner than later. Best! ...Read more