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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


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Can a food allergy make bumps form on your lip?

Can a food allergy make bumps form on your lip?

Possibly, but: If the bumps last for several days and sometimes blister, they may be cold sores, or oral herpes. If so, see your doctor and make sure you don't kiss anyone or share utensils. They're very contagious. There is medication to prevent or shorten the outbreaks.

Otherwise, it may be from food, so try to avoid the ones that trigger your skin. ...Read more

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Glossy bump appeared on center of lower lip. Have had severe allergies and chapped lips past few days. What could it be??

Glossy bump appeared on center of lower lip. Have had severe allergies and chapped lips past few days. What could it be??

Inflammation: Of your lip, due to infection, ? Viral, keep your lips moist, can use lip balm, drink lots of fluids and rest, ...Read more

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Lips get swollen itchy with little bumps all over lasting weeks every time I get pollen allergies. Is this s symptom of my pollen allergy?

Lips get swollen itchy with little bumps all over lasting weeks every time I get pollen allergies. Is this s symptom of my pollen allergy?

Yes: During allergen season, the high number of allergens causes increased symptoms like oral symptom you have. Tongue swelling, difficulty breathing can be serious. Carry an epipen (epinephrine) to be safe and start using antihistamines ...Read more

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I suddenly felt some dryness and little bumps on my lips. Its now some kind of allergy on my lips. Ate mango from peel; used a newish lip balm. What?

I suddenly felt some dryness and little bumps on my lips. Its now some kind of allergy on my lips. Ate mango from peel; used a newish lip balm. What?

Contact allergy: This may well be from an allergic reaction to the mango but the new lip balm may also be a cause. If you have had problem with poison oak/poison ivy in the past, you are more likely to get a delayed allergic reaction (24-72 hrs after exposure) to mango. Obviously the best treatment is avoidance. ...Read more

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Allergic reaction 1 week ago where r side of lip swelled. Now swelling mostly gone but pulsating bump under lip there? Have scheduled allergy test.

Allergic reaction 1 week ago where r side of lip swelled. Now swelling mostly gone but pulsating bump under lip there? Have scheduled allergy test.

Lip swelling: A pulsating bump in the lip does not sound like a residual from an allergic reaction. If you can get into seeing your doctor first before seeing the alllergist, they may look at it and see what it is. ...Read more

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I have had a series of small red bumps around outer edges of my lips. Don't turn into pimples. Sometimes whole lip burns and feels swollen. Allergy?

I have had a series of small red bumps around outer edges of my lips. Don't turn into pimples. Sometimes whole lip burns and feels swollen. Allergy?

No: Allergy usually causes itching which you don't have. Have these bumps been present all of your life? The burning and swelling points more to an irritant to which the lip has been exposed. Consider changing toothpaste, mouthwash, or lip preparation etc to see if it helsp. ...Read more

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Immediately after eating Lasagna the other night, I noticed a stinging around my lips. In no less than a couple of minutes, bumps began to form. I woke up with a terrible sore throat. Before that, I hadn't known if any food allergies. My throat still feel

Immediately after eating Lasagna the other night, I noticed a stinging around my lips. In no less than a couple of minutes, bumps began to form. I woke up with a terrible sore throat. Before that, I hadn't known if any food allergies. My throat still feel

Now you do: This is a sign of food allergy, now it could be the lasagna or any other ingredient in the lasagna, .
What kind of sauce you have, were there any nuts in the food or not, did you eat anything else that time like salad, or appetizer, what kind of meat they used.
You have to eliminate the possibility of every ingredient you ate that day as possible cause for the allergy.
See your doctor. Please. ...Read more

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I feel a hard bump on the roof of my mouth and I get this every year. Is it from allergies. It hurts to press on it.

I feel a hard bump on the roof of my mouth and I get this every year. Is it from allergies. It hurts to press on it.

Need to see: Have a dentist look at this. Hard bumps don't generally come and go. This may be something that needs treatment. ...Read more

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I have little red bumps under my tongue on the base of the mouth. Allergies have been bad. Are these little bumps cause for concern?

I have little red bumps under my tongue on the base of the mouth. Allergies have been bad. Are these little bumps cause for concern?

Allergies: What are you taking for your " allergies that have been bad"?
the bumps are probably from inflammation but you should see your doctor to rule out any infection. ...Read more

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I have a couple painless red bumps on the roof of my mouth. I have allergies so I thought it could be that. But it's been over 24 hours now.

I have a couple painless red bumps on the roof of my mouth. I have allergies so I thought it could be that. But it's been over 24 hours now.

Consult your dentist: I would advise you to have the red bumps on the roof of the mouth examined by the dentist, to find out the source of the bumps to determine what treatment is necessary, if any. ...Read more

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I have an itchy scalp and two small bumps at the bottom of my head on either side. Could this be allergy related since it is fall? I have been sweating a lot as well due to increase in exercise. Skin on body itches as well.

I have an itchy scalp and two small bumps at the bottom of my head on either side. Could this be allergy related since it is fall? I have been sweating a lot as well due to increase in exercise. Skin on body itches as well.

Sounds more: Like an infected scalp and the "lumps" may be enlarged lymph glands which drain the scalp!
A "hands on" exam is indicated and an anti-dandruff
shampoo with a course of oral antibiotics may be indicated!

Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more

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What could a small, itchy, and sore bump on the roof of my mouth towards the back be? My allergies have been really bad lately too, if that helps.

Allergies vs. Virus: Considering your allergies have been acting up, that sore bump could easily be an area of allergic inflammation on the soft palate. It could also be part of a mild viral infection that's affecting your throat and palate. I recommend considering allergy treatment with an antihistamine like Zyrtec, (cetirizine) while rinsing with warm salt water twice daily. Give it a week and it should be better! ...Read more

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Swelling (bumps) on gums, roof mouth and tongue. Itch and burn. Occurs during allergy season. Can these be symptoms of Oral Allergy Syndrome?

Swelling (bumps) on gums, roof mouth and tongue. Itch and burn. Occurs during allergy season. Can these be symptoms of Oral Allergy Syndrome?

Yes: Moderate to severe oral allergy syndrome can result in some oral swelling. Severe cases can even cause anaphylaxis. It is always important to understand the combination of environmental and food sensitivities contributing to the symptoms and to find out if carrying epinephrine is advisable. ...Read more

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Redness, itchy, & bumps around my mouth? Could it be ffrom hydrocortisone allergy?

Redness, itchy, & bumps around my mouth? Could it be ffrom hydrocortisone allergy?

Perioral dermatitis: Yes, this can be caused by steroids, or it can be caused by other substances, like toothpaste, cosmetics, shave cream, etc. Here's a website by doctors: http://fromyourdoctor. Com/topic. Do? Title=perioral+dermatitis&t=2102 this website is written by patients, not doctors, but it has some good ideas. Check it out and then see your doc if you need more help: http://www. Epinions. Com/content_966500484? ...Read more

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A cure to my allergy that swells my lip?

Swelling: Lip swelling can occur for many reasons including medicines, foods, familial and due to other medical conditions. See an allergist to help find the reason for the episodes and how to manage them. ...Read more

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Is fat lip due to food allergy?

Is fat lip due to food allergy?

Lip swelling: Yes, often caused by contact with food allergen. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of allergy to lip balm?

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What are the symptoms of allergy to lip balm?

Chapped lip?: Allergy to lip balm is very uncommon but if it does cause problem, it will likely present with itchy, peeling, swollen, or chapped lips starting 24-72 hours after application from contact allergy which is different from the allergic reaction causing nasal and eye symptoms. ...Read more

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Can a dairy allergy cause swollen & dry lips?

Can a dairy allergy cause swollen & dry lips?

Angio edema: Any allergen can lead to this reaction. It's wise to see your doctor and figure out what is causing it because it can lead to difficulty breathing or worse during reaction. ...Read more

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How long does it take for skin allergy on lip to go away?

Varies: Depending upon the type of allergic reaction resolution time may vary. For example, a food allergy reaction would resolve relatively quickly. However, an allergic contact dermatitis reaction may take days to weeks to resolve. ...Read more

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Isn't it unusual to to get very slightly swollen lips from seasonal allergies?

Isn't it unusual to to get very slightly swollen lips from seasonal allergies?

Somewhat: Many allergens can make the lips swell, it is often difficult to determine what it is. It is called angioedema. Front line treatment is usually antihistamines, benedryl for immediate help or zyrtec (cetirizine) for preventative measures. Ice packs can reduce it. You can be treated with Prednisone or ace inhibitors as well (blood pressure meds). Most dentists would be able to help or allergy md better. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get slightly swollen lips from seasonal allergies or hayfever?

Is it normal to get slightly swollen lips from seasonal allergies or hayfever?

Unusual: Swollen lips or angioedema is rarely caused by seasonal allergy but can occur. There are many other causes and a thorough evaluation is needed. ...Read more

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I have really bad chapped lips. I also have a red ring around my lips. Is this due to allergies?

I have really bad chapped lips. I also have a red ring around my lips. Is this due to allergies?

Lip eczema treatable: Persistent chapped lips is lip eczema, which can be treated like skin eczema, using Hydrocortisone cream plus vaseline or aquaphor to retain moisture. Sometimes, lipsticks or lip sunscreen chemicals are causing an allergic reaction on the lips. Other times, a person is a primary lip-licker (it's his habit). Once cracked, lips get irritated by routine foods and juices. A doctor can sort things out. ...Read more

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Everytime I have an allergy reaction, my top lip blows up in one specific spot. What could cause this?

Everytime I have an allergy reaction, my top lip blows up in one specific spot. What could cause this?

Angioedema: Lip swelling is a common area for angioedema to occur. Other areas are tongue, around eyes and genital area. Sometimes it can be top, bottom, left or right side of lip. The reaction is generally similar to a hive but at a deeper tissue level. Triggers can be allergy to medication, foods, or idiopathic (unknown). An unusual hereditary angioedema can affect the lips and throat. ...Read more

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My mom has allergy problem, when she get sick she can't use any medicen because it makes her face and lips swell, what is wrong with her.

My mom has allergy problem, when she get sick she can't use any medicen because it makes her face and lips swell, what is wrong with her.

Angioedema: She may have a potentially serious condition known as angioedema. This may result in further swelling of her airway causing difficulty in breathing. She needs to be evaluated by an allergist. ...Read more

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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more