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My Lip Has An Ulcer On It
I was wondering what are these white hard lumps on my gum? It's under where my lip has an ulcer inside when I pull the lip up its very dark red @ root
Bone: You are probably seeing bony contours showing through the firm gum tissue, and likely on your lower front teeth. The dark red is probably the unattached (looser) mucosal tissue which connects to your lip. The color is due to the number of blood vessels present and the thinness of the tissue. All normal. If you press the lumps, they will probably be hard. Worry not. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
It will heal: If no infection , it will heal by itself . If it becomes infected see your doctor doctorate. ...Read more
Likely aphthous: If it is in the part of the lip/tissue that is inside and not near the teeth (where the gum tissue does not move) then it is most likely an aphthous ulcer.It it caused by a virus and will take 10-14 days before it goes away.It generally looks/feels the worst at about day 7.Warm salt water rinses are soothing. Avoid overuse of anesthetics (benzodent, etc.) if necessary a small amount of baby oragel. ...Read more
Dental visit: Someone needs to look at it to answer your question. ...Read more
Diagnosis: Lots of reasons for lip ulcers. Have it diagnosed before you try to treat it. ...Read more
I have an ulcer in the inside of my lip which is extremely painful and i've had it for 3 days and it is getting bigger and more painful.
I had normal lips, but once becoz of ulcers, my lips got burnt n black, it recovered but except the corner of my lips. they are stil ldark.solution?
A friend of mine has had such bad wounds on his lips for so long n treatme
nts have failed. Docs tell him that he has ulcers right from inside.True?
Hard to say.: But it is true that some diseases of internal organs have cutaneous manifestations. Show it to a dermatologist, he can tell you what it is. ...Read more
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