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The corners of my mouth have been dry and itchy for a week or two? Anything I should be thinking about?

The corners of my mouth have been dry and itchy for a week or two? Anything I should be thinking about?

Vapor barrer: Main idea is break moisture cycle. Vaseline or equivalent constantly on the area until healing occurs is necessary. There is an association with b vit deficiency and this condition. Ok to take extra from reliable source. ...Read more

Mouth (Definition)

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


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Dry Skin around both eyes and itchy eye corner. Also very itchy head scalp only at the back of head. Started month or two back. Taking allergy medicine (antihistamine) no help. Pl advice.

Dry Skin around both eyes and itchy eye corner. Also very itchy head scalp only at the back of head. Started month or two back. Taking allergy medicine (antihistamine) no help. Pl advice.

Skin, eyes, head: If antihistamine is not of help to you must, as soon as possible, see your primary doctor to help you get rid of symptoms. Your doctor might want to send you to a specialist.
Please let me know what develops. ...Read more

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The area around my mouth has been dry and itchy for weeks now, and now I have two bubbles on my bottom lip that are swollen and itchy?

The area around my mouth has been dry and itchy for weeks now, and now I have two bubbles on my bottom lip that are swollen and itchy?

This could be many: things including contact dermatitis, herpes cold sore, and burn. I would try cool compresses, topical aquaphor and see your dermatologist ...Read more

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For a week i've had a quite itchy and dry traveling rash on my face/neck. It started at the corners/inside my mouth after eating old cheese. Cure?

For a week i've had a quite itchy and dry traveling rash on my face/neck. It started at the corners/inside my mouth after eating old cheese. Cure?

Penicillin mold ?: Penicillin mold has been known to grow on cheese. See a physician to make sure that the rash is not a penicillin allergy rash. Take some of the old cheese with you. ...Read more

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Hello, iam suffering with dry, itchy patches in the corners of my eyes and mouth and all over my face. I also have a slight cough. Should i be worried?

Hello, iam suffering with dry, itchy patches in the corners of my eyes and mouth and all over my face. I also have a slight cough. Should i be worried?

Likely eczema: It sounds like you are having an eczematous skin reaction. Your coughing may be related or unrelated. If you have a history of asthma and allergies you may be having allergies to something in your environment causing a flare like this. ...Read more

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Spot on dry lips peels every other day, corners have pinkish in wrinkles now an itchy bump. unseeable bumps in roof of mouth come and go.

Spot on dry lips peels every other day, corners have pinkish in wrinkles now an itchy bump. unseeable bumps in roof of mouth come and go.

Consult: This requires a one on one clinical exam by a dentist for evaluation and treatment (if necessary). Please schedule an appointment. ...Read more

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Unprotected oral sex two months ago. Now white tongue with red spots. Dry itchy skin all over, Chills. Bumps on pubic area. Is herpes? Syphilis? Hiv?

Unprotected oral sex two months ago.  Now white tongue with red spots. Dry itchy skin all over, Chills. Bumps on pubic area. Is herpes? Syphilis? Hiv?

Herpes? Syphilis: Please see your Gynecologist as soon as possible. Explain your worries, then the doctor will examine you and, finally you are likely to have blood work done.
May take a day or two to get the result. ...Read more

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Extremely itchy roof of mouth towards the back for two weeks now. Antihistamines don't relieve symptoms.

Extremely itchy roof of mouth towards the back for two weeks now. Antihistamines don't relieve symptoms.

Toothpaste?: You may be allergic to things you use on your mouth such as certain toothpaste or mouthwash. Cinnamon is likely the most common allergen. Try switching to different toothpaste or mouth wash for 10 days and observe for any changes. It is unlikely to be from food allergy which does not last this long. ...Read more

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Im itchy down below, both vagina and anus. I also had a few white dots pop up slightly on my lip (mouth) a few weeks ago (thought they were due to dry lips) just wondering what it could be or if they are even linked i smoke and drink. Have a lot of stress

Im itchy down below, both vagina and anus. I also had a few white dots pop up slightly on my lip (mouth) a few weeks ago (thought they were due to dry lips) just wondering what it could be or if they are even linked i smoke and drink. Have a lot of stress

There : There are different possibilities that could cause this. Yeast can cause itching, and causes white spots. Yeast in the vaginal area causes redness, irritation, itching, and white patches with white discharge. Herpes is an infection that is more significant for causing pain and usually has red inflammed lesions. Genital warts look like fleshy small growths that are skin colored. Condyloma has growths that are bunched together, and are white and fleshy, and are usually in the genital region. ...Read more

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Why do I have itchy spots on the corners of my mouth?

12 conditions: 12 different conditions are associated with cracked corner of the mouth. It is important to find the causes . Then therapy is based on that condition. ...Read more

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I have two little white dots on both sides of my mouth. They are not itchy nor do they hurt. ?

I have two little white dots on both sides of my mouth. They are not itchy nor do they hurt. ?

Have them examined: you need to have someone look at them Different diagnoses from little mucoid cyst, other types of small cysts, could be yeast so see a provider to check them out ...Read more

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Could itchy throat be a cause of dry mouth?

No: Not really but dryness will make itchy throat worse so you have to know the reason for your itchy throat. ...Read more

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What are the beging signs of thrush in the mouth ihave white spots on gums and very itchy thoart and dry tounge?

What are the beging signs of thrush in the mouth ihave white spots on gums and very itchy thoart and dry tounge?

Sounds like it: Typically the white spots or plaques will wipe of and leave a red area underneath. If you suspect thrush call your dentist or md for evaluation. Its unusual to a teen to get it. Maybe you have a systemic issue or on an antibiotic? Get checked. ...Read more

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Around my mouth it is red, dry and itchy. Dr told me to use Vaseline it is now worse. Help.

Around my mouth it is red, dry and itchy. Dr told me to use Vaseline it is now worse. Help.

Perioral Dermatitis: The factor most frequently reported in association with the occurrence of perioral dermatitis (POD) is topical corticosteroid use. The treatment of POD involves the discontinuation of topical corticosteroids and the avoidance of skin irritants. Although patients may eventually improve without additional interventions, pharmacologic therapy is often instituted using pimecrolimus. ...Read more

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The roof of my mouth is constantly itchy. I have no allergies so I don't know what's causing it. Has been going on for about a month or two I think.

The roof of my mouth is constantly itchy. I have no allergies so I don't know what's causing it. Has been going on for about a month or two I think.

Oral preparations: If the palate is constantly itchy, it is unlikely to be from food allergy but one needs to rule out an allergy to products used in your mouth. On the other hand, allergy is a common cause for palatal itching and I suspect that you do have some nasal congestion which you have got used to. If you do have nasal symptoms, see an allergist especially if antihistamine helps the itching. ...Read more

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Little not visible little itchy bumps covering entire lip and corners of mouth? Also little clear bumps on gums.

Little not visible little itchy bumps covering entire lip and corners of mouth? Also little clear bumps on gums.

Little bumps?: The bumps inside your mouth may or may not be related to the itchy bumps on your lips. The little bumps may be small salivary glands. Itching may be an allergic reaction or a host of other medical issues. If it does not resolve within a day or two, gets worse, or you want to find out what it is & whether or not it requires treatment, see you PCP, Dermatologist, Allergist or dentist. ...Read more

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Itchy sore corners of mouth and rash like bumps over entire lip? Lip is hot and itchy.

Itchy sore corners of mouth and rash like bumps over entire lip? Lip is hot and itchy.

Lip rash,sores: From your description ,of rash like bumps on lips,if there excessive itching,and turn into blisters,may be early cold related virus( herpes labialis) not to be linked to std.see your pcp ,may need antiviral medications ...Read more

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I have lumps under my chin, dry cough and itchy throat and mouth hurts

I have lumps under my chin, dry cough and itchy throat and mouth hurts

Lymph nodes swollen: The lumps under your chin are probably lymph nodes which are used by your body to help fight infection. You should see your primary care doctor for an evaluation. These all could amount to a viral infection or strep throat or other. Your primary care doctor can evaluated you and perform the necessary tests/cultures, etc. ...Read more

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Why have my lips (mouth)been dry and tingly for over a month and now they are itchy.This came on suddenly with occasional peeling but no sores. ?

Why have my lips (mouth)been dry and tingly for over a month and now they are itchy.This came on suddenly with occasional peeling but no sores. ?

Food allergies. See : your doctor and get this worked up. This isn't normal and will continue as long as you keep eating something new in your diet for the past month that you may be reacting, or allergic to. It's worth exploring. Not unless you have some time of exposure to Herpes Simplex 1 virus that hasn't produced a cold sore yet. Watch stress levels & too much UV sun rays as that can provoke it. Wear UV lip balm. ...Read more

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I've been having very strange reactions for two months now. The first episode looked like an allergic reaction to icecream - itchy tongue and mouth, c?

I've been having very strange reactions for two months now. The first episode looked like an allergic reaction to icecream - itchy tongue and mouth, c?

Stop : Stop eating anything you think you're allergic to. If you have a lip or tongue swelling or short of breath or wheezing seek immediate medical attention. Otherwise see a primary care physician or allergist just for diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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How can I get help for red itchy skin around mouth and corner of nose?

How can I get help for red itchy skin around mouth and corner of nose?

Often fungal: Red, itchy skin around the corner of mouth and nose is often caused by a fungal infection. You can try an otc anti-fungal for a week. If it is still there, see your regular physician. ...Read more