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I use Burt's bees lip balm and now I have sore lips it is not a canker sore. If you look at my profile picture you will see them. Please help ?
Best be seen: In general, given the dry weather after the snowstorm, irritant dermatitis of the lips is common; worsened by lip licking. Furthermore, lip balms often trigger allergic reactions, exacerbating the condition. Steroids may be needed, but get checked first for virus/cold sore or cheilitis; see primary care/urgent care, or video chat. Can't diagnose here. ...Read more
Few days ago had a bad sore throat when i awoke. Soreness is gone now mostly. But now, lump in throat & swollen tonsils. No pain. Pictures on profile.
Sore throat for 6 weeks.Trying amoxicillin for possible sinus infection (but no other sinus symptoms). Nose bleeds weekly + for 6mo. Have hpv. Do red nodules in profile pic look worrisome? Precancer?
Doubt just infection: Bleeding for 6 month is worrisome. Blood count with hg (red cell), white cell and platelet count....Hpv virus is implicated in many cancers including mouth and throat. See your gp and/or ear nose and throat dr. Early diagnosis makes a lot of difference. Do not delay. Thanks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a bilateral ovarian cyst of 6cm and an increase tumor markers did an ovarian cancer profile.Drs here said that I wont be able to conceive and now im 6wks pregnant and the cyst is very much palpable and aching.Im scared if it will rupture during the
Relax.: Consult an obstetrician and gynecology-oncology specialist to monitor the size and content of these ovarian cysts. Most likely they will be benign and can be removed laparoscopically between 16-20 weeks. If malignant, the prognosis is more serious, but your pregnancy (i presumed it is desired) should still be able to reach viability (24 weeks) and even term (37-40 weeks) length. ...Read more
Fibromylagia: There can be many reasons, but most of the time this can be due to fibromyalgia which is a problem with widespread chronic pain, made worse with things such as poor sleep, poor exercise or control of stress and psychologic problems. During your evalaution these will need to be looked for to help you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Short rest: Soreness is the body's response to physical activity which it is not accustomed too. It generally disappears over time, with a short period of resting the involved muscle. If its severe, low dose anti inflammatory meds and icing can help. If part of an exercise regimen, resume the activity in a few days, so u can continue to strengthen the muscle and prevent soreness in the future. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Natural process: The good news is that area has fantastic blood supply and so healing will occur rapidly. Inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling) is the body increasing the blood flow to the injury to bring healing factors to the area and also the veins expand to carry bad stuff away. Dressings and ointments are of no value there. Avoid further trauma to the area and let nature take it's course. ...Read more
A few steps: Make sure to apply indirect ice to the affected area, wrap ice in a thin towel, making sure not to put direct ice on the area. This works best for immediate relief. Ice the area right after the activity to reduce inflammation and later use a heat pack to increase blood flow to the area. You can also take tylenol, (acetaminophen) advil, or aleve to further help the soreness. ...Read more