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Oral Hepries On Both Corner Of The Lip
What happens performed oral sex and a few days later I started to get white pimples in the corner of my lips?
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
Help please? What if I did oral sex and a few days later I started to get white pimples in the corner of my lips?
Most likely-: Most likely unrelated. Can be several things, but the fact it appeared quickly and is bilateral, makes infection less likely. However, if it does not go away soon, see your doctor! ...Read more
What kind of doctor is better to see for 2nd opinion on recurrent cold sores on corners of mouth not on lip? Infectious disease, oral surgeon, etc...?
Oral medicine: A doctor competent in oral medicine would be best, although they are hard to find and may even be overkill. An oral surgeon would be a good choice, you may inquire if they treat "oral lesions" ahead of time. This would go for dentists as well. Infectious disease specialist would likely not be a first choice for cold sores or lesions at the corner of the mouth. For an md, start with your primary. ...Read more
Friction, drying: I assume you mean after oral sex you find cracks in the corners of your mouth. It's not serious, in all likelihood. There is a small chance that you have a sexually transmitted disease on your lips, and that requires treatment. But more likely is that the friction and motion of the sex act, plus perhaps the drying quality of genital secretions on your lips, combine to cause the cracking. Lubricate. ...Read more
HealthTap Prime: The 1st step would be to use HealthTap (HT) Prime to upload a picture or to use ur webcam so a doctor can see the sore, live & in real-time. The doc may want to discuss your risks of exposure as well as any other symptom that you may have. The doctor can also prescribe tests that may help make the diagnosis. Lastly, on HT Prime, a doctor may prescribe medication to treat b4 test results are known. ...Read more
I have a cold sore on the corner of my mouth that is scabbed. Will hsv-1 still be transmitted even if I avoid contact of the sore when having oral sex?
Is there a physician specialty re oral medical problems I am a 69 yr old female in july 2011 my mouth developed soreness inside in front of my lower teeth and felt like coating or a thickening of the mucous lining and the corners on the outside sever
Yes.: Yes. The specialty is oral medicine. Their website is http://www. Aaom. Com/. You can search their database for specialists in your area. Are you near any dental schools or major hospitals? They would be most likely to have someone able to help you. ...Read more
I have a tiny red bump at the corner of my mouth. I have not been kissed (or sexually active) in a over a year. Is it oral herpes or could it be acne?
GOK: That stands for god only knows. If you want to know what it is, you will need to see a dentist or a physician to accurately diagnose it. There are many possibilities and without actually being able to personally see it, we can't give you a good answer, especially the right one. ...Read more
I have angular cheilitis in the corner of my mouth, my doctor gave me nystatin & triamcinolone cream. Should I avoid kissing/oral sex until it clears?
Well...: Angular cheilitis means the skin at the corner of the mouth is broken, cracked, and inflamed. Kissing would mean rubbing, stretching, and sucking on that broken skin. It is likely that rubbing, stretching, and sucking on an area of broken skin anywhere on the body would interfere with proper healing. ...Read more
My son have a vitiligo in one corner of the lip in the size of a small bindi. It is there for 2 months and I am scared that will it spread. But till now it didn't spread, ?
Best to see: Physician for reassurance and proper treatment early on. ...Read more
I had a midface lift 8 weeks ago. I got buccal or zygomoticbranch injury. Now, my cheek and the corner of the lip have become slightly droopy and I have got a weak smile onthe right side. Should I get an EMG test done for these nerves?
Should resolve: Sorry you are experiencing facial weakness after elective surgery. While there are exceptions to every good rule, facial nerve injuries are rare, and when they happen better than 90% resolve in a few months. It is too soon for an emg, because no matter the results, continued observation is still likely the best treatment. Keep in close contact with your surgeon, and monitor any progress or lack of. ...Read more
Angular Cheilitis: First try petroleum jelly. If this does not help within a few days, you need to see your physician for a diagnosis and treatment. There are many causes of angular cheilitis including fungal infections, constantly licking your lips, collapsed bites, and vitamin deficiencies just to mention some of the most common. ...Read more
Maybe dry: If your lips are dry and cracking this can cause itching. Us protective lip balm and avoid licking your lips. Drink plenty of water. Adding humidity to the air if you have heat on in the house will also help. Avoid hot or spicey food this can make it worse, . ...Read more
See Dentist: There are several things that might be causing the irritation. Your dentist can sort it out. ...Read more
Lip issue: Dryness of the lip can definitely contribute to your lips getting cracked and cut on. Without further history, I cannot tell you more. Making sure you apply ample lip lubrication is important to prevent further dryness and chapping. ...Read more
Is the pain in the dry corners of my lips when I awake possibly related to the fact I have diabetes?
Cheilitis: Usually happens from lip licking or a suppressed immune system like with diabetes not well-controlled. It is usually infection with yeast or Staph or Strep. Try clotimazole 1% OTC twice daily for 2-4 weeks or Lamisil (terbinafine) for 2 weeks to see if the most common pathogen, Candida albicans, is at fault here. Also take one multivitamin daily, in case of a vitamin or mineral deficit. ...Read more
I have a red half circle thing on the corner of my lips. What is this? It's kind of dry, and has some parts that rise up.
Lip half red circle: May be cheilosis which occurs due to nutritional deficiency (B vitamins, zinc, celiac or B12), dry mouth, Sjogrens syndrome, lip licking, infection like candida, staph or strep or herpes. Could try desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) at night (apply with Q tip, if herpes very infectious and need to wear gloves), lysine 1500 mg x 5 days, multivit, Vit C >Follow up with doctor ...Read more
My lips suddenly became bigger to the point of deformity. Could that be due to oral hygiene. What could be the cause and how do I reverse it?
I have these small white dots in the inner corners of both sides of my top lip they've been there for 2or3 weeks now. What could have caused this?
Reactivity: Get this checked....may be a reactivity response to toxin, pathogen or allergen. ...Read more
3 months ago I woke up to my lips bigger to a point of deformity. Could it be due to oral hygiene. What could be the cause and how do I reverse it?
See a PCP: Lip swelling may be related to a local or and it can be the earliest sign of a systemic disease. See your doctor for evaluation, tests and treatment. ...Read more
Dermatologist: I would start by seeing a dermatologist. ...Read more
Can your lips get bigger if your a female and you give a guys to much oral sex? I heard I just want to make sure if that is right or not
Not true: Of course everybody has a different definition of "too much". ...Read more
For over two weeks now my lips have been continuously cracking on the corners and have been extremely dry and the skin flakes off of them.
You should `:
Obtain VASELINE lip balm and USE IT!!!! Use it pretty much CONTINUOUSLY for several weeks and if that doesn't help a DERMATOLOGICAL consultation might be useful!
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more
HIV is hard to get:
I am sure you are smarter than that. We are 35 years into an epidemic that is ongoing. Hiv is caught with blood to blood or semen to blood direct exposure.
Hiv is not caught with casual contact. Ever. There is no conspiracy to trick people about these very serious problems.
There is reason to claim ignorance. Not when there is so much information available. Please be kind to those who are ill. ...Read more