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Swelling Inside Lip
A few things: More information is needed. How long was the swelling present for? Are you allergic to any types of foods or makeup? Did you sustain any trauma or have any cosmetic procedures like (juvederm or restylane). You may have an allergic reaction. See your md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Possibly herpes: Possibly oral herpes (hsv) also known as a fever blister. Another possibility is a canker sore which is different from hsv. Hsv should be treated with an oral antiviral such as acyclovir, valtrex, (valacyclovir) or famvir. Hsv is contagious and there is no cure, it can keep recurring and you are always a carrier. Canker sores are not contagious. ...Read more
Ceased Desonide. bumps on lower lip went away, cracked mouth corners healing, now have soft painless bump on inside of lower lip. What's going on?!
Painful swollen lymph node (left side) groin 2 painful bumps, lumps, on vagina lip (left) and the entire left lip is swollen.?
What could cause white dots on inside upper right lip with localized swelling/redness and pain to the touch? Girlfriends lip is noticeably swollen.
Unfortunately: Barbells can chip or fracture front teeth. Gums can be damaged by the rubbing of barbells requiring periodontal surgery. If the barbell becomes unscrewed it could be aspirated into the lungs. Infections can be quite severe & eventually lead to disfigurement. This is likely not normal -please have your dentist evaluate your gum. ...Read more
Lower lip is swollen, small red bump under the lip, is it a cold sore? I can feel the bump thro my lip. Not itchy, no feaver, lip feels numb
Can't be 100% sure: But what you're describing sounds a lot like the early signs of a cold sore. These are typically caused by a strain of the herpes virus that about 80% of people carry in their system. People usually get them when they are run down, or stressed (or have a "cold"). If you want to be pro-active, you can ask your doctor for a prescription for an anti-viral medication like "valacyclovir" which can help. ...Read more
Swollen red patches underneath the skin of my top lip & red raised patches. Lip is inflammed, red & buning on edges of top lip. No sores or pus. Help!
Irritant: This appears to be an irritant reaction. Check on the products you have been using on your face or even oral products. Are you using teeth-whitening tooth paste? How about mouth-wash introduced prior to onset of the lip problem? ...Read more
An outbreak. : Sounds like you have an outbreak of cold sores. They do come in numbers sometimes and the best thing do is go to your dentist or md and get a script for acyclovir. If you are prone to these outbreaks or even singular sores..Then have some of that drug on hand at all times. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does Hsv1 responsible for the swellings inside my cheeks?Feel swellings on the upper parts inside my cheeks and small pimple like bumps.
Extreme swelling around one eye , warm to touch and swelling on upper lip with tiny watery blisters?
Had a mucocele and salivary glands removed in lip. It's now swollen and asymmetric with scar tissue. It's bottom lip and annoying. Steroid injection?
I I have a round swelling inside the lip of my vagina just hurt when i touch it no other symptom.Couple days i had a swelling outside the vagina put hot cloth on the area went down.Wat can this be.
Perhaps: Swelling of the lips, tongue or around the eyes is termed angioedema and can be triggered by allergies, some medications and sometimes is hereditary. It is similar to hives but at a slightly deeper tissue level. It can occur with hives or 15% of time, no associated hives. If a person has throat tightness or difficulty breathing or swallowing, then evaluation is important. ...Read more
Natural Process: When our bodies sustain an injury, the immediate response is inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling). This 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. The key is to do things that reduce the parts of inflammation such as ice, and antiinflammatory like motrin/advil medications in the first 24hrs. ...Read more
Many possibilities: Swelling of the lips or around the lips can truly be related to many things. Of importance, this can indicate perhaps an allergic reaction. It's best to follow with a doctor, particularly if you are experiencing throat discomfort, difficulty swallowing or shortness of breath. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Natural process: Your lip ring placement caused trauma to the lip and it is a foreign body. The immediate response is inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling). This 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. Gentle cleansing, applying ice to the area and using antiinflammatory medications motrin.Advil (ibuprofen) will help. ...Read more
Probably truma: I would speculate tht you are somehow biting your lip at night or when you are unaware and that the swelling is from this trauma. If you have fever and redness it could be a cellutitis and you would need treatment with an antibiotic. The doctor who is treating you with your medications might be best able to assess this. A dental condition could also be a cause. ...Read more
Ice: Apply ice for 10 to 15 mins at a time to help reduce swelling. A bag of frozen peas is good. ...Read more
Lip swelling: See your local dentist or primary care physician in order to determine the cause which would then determine the treatment. ...Read more
I have slight swelling in lips along with redeness and burning sensation around lips since last one month?
Lip swelling: Often this problem is due to applying lip balm or other substances that come in contact with your face. Beeswax,which many lip balm products contain, is felt to be irritating to the lips. If you can't pinpoint the cause ,consult a dermatologist. In the meantime try applying cortisone type cream. ...Read more
I took a fall yesterday and busted my lip open , the swelling is awfully big and Doesn't seem to be going down, what should I use?
My son got nipped by a small dog on his lip. i cleaned the area but i was wondering how long the it would take for the swelling to leave ?
Dog nip: Depending on the size of the swlelling it should take7-10 days . Apply cold compresses may speed recovelry time ...Read more
How long does it take a busted lip caused from a fall with minor cuts take to stop swelling. I have been applying ice but it seems to stay the same.
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more