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2days back dr did a lip cyst removal surgery. 2 stitches are there. Now in surrounding area there is blod clot. Bigger than cyst area. Pls suggest.
Blood blister: You appear to have a postop hematoma which is a collection of blood in the assist from surgery from small vessels which have been traumatized. Sometimes the blood can reabsorb over time but this takes a while it may be a good idea to have a doctor remove the blood and drain this blood and clotted blood. ...Read more
A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more
I have a small mucoid cyst the size of 2mm on my top lip. How would I get it removed and would it hurt?
Mucous gland: Probably a small mucous gland that has had it's duct crushed accidentally. If the cyst fluctuates in size, then it is what I have described above. This is very common and can be resolved with a minor surgical procedure to remove the small gland. As with all anomalies that don't resolve this should be examined by your dentist or an oral surgeon so he or she can make a definitive diagnoses. ...Read more
I just had a cyst removed from the bottom of my lip, and they didn't give me much information for aftercare? Except to ice it
Ice is to keep the: ..swelling down & reduce pain. Other common sense advice include: eating soft food for a while, continuing routine tooth brushing (avoid the wound area), rinsing your mouth out with warm water after eating, and using an oral rinse like Peroxyl twice a day. If you don't have an aspirin allergy, you can take ibuprofen or naproxen for pain. Lips tend to heal quickly, so u should feel better soon. ...Read more
Cyst from biting lip: There are some types of cysts that can arise from lip trauma. Some are blue some are thick and dense. Cysts by definition are sacks filled with fluid and line with epithelium cells. Not all lumps are cysts. Hard dense areas can be fibromas (common after injuries) blocked salivary or mucous gland can cause swellings. ...Read more
Ive currently had a cyst on xlose to my vaginal lip for about 5 days. It feels soggy on the top layer but also hard. Should i drain it?
NO: Use some warm moist packs about 3=4 times per day. You could also soak in a warm tub. If it drains then just keep up with the warm packs, if it does not drain and does not go down in size, then you need to see your DR. If you try to squeeze it, it will cause a larger area of infection and become much more serious. ...Read more