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Itchy Outer Mouth
Hi docs was wondering what causes itchy outer mouth region only on top lip also itchy nose & sneezing took loritadine but didn't help reduce lip itch?
See doctor: and have it checked, diagnosed and treated Sounds like it may be an allergy. ...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
Probable allergy: As Dr. Tran mentioned, the most likely cause is allergy. I used to get this from raw apple skin- only the skin, and if cooked was fine, but also occ. get it from pollens. After avoiding raw apple skin for many years the problem went away. But the unusual thing is your mentioning it's constant- maybe it's a food you eat daily. Consider seeing an allergy specialist or ENT doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The corners of my mouth have been dry and itchy for a week or two? Anything I should be thinking about?
Vapor barrer: Main idea is break moisture cycle. Vaseline or equivalent constantly on the area until healing occurs is necessary. There is an association with b vit deficiency and this condition. Ok to take extra from reliable source. ...Read more
Angular Cheilitis: Regardless of why you have angular cheilitis, the clinical presentation of angular cheilitis is always, yes always due to a yeast infection. If it continues to bother you I recommend seeing your dentist or physician for an evaluation and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hard to say: You might have an allergy to certain foods, resulting in your symptoms. Have yourself tested by an allergist to see what you can and cannot eat comfortably. ...Read more
Check with dentist: You may be experiencing an herpetic outbreak as they are usually do not cross the midline. Do you have any raise vesicular lesions that are opening and become painful? ...Read more
Does oil allergic exist? Because sometimes when i ate oily food, i felt itchy surround my mouth? What should I do about it?
Irritant: Sounds like an irritation, as different oils are used to fry foods. ...Read more