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Upper Lip Red Numb And Feels Tight
I have a single, small, really red, numb bump on the outer edge of my upper lip line. I can't feel it at all. Its been here for 4 days & hasn't changed?
If continues, exam:
It this continues to be present, the way to get an answer is to have an exam by your DR.
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Upper lip has an area that feels weird. Nothing looks abnormal however the area feels tight and dries out very fast.
Normal?: Probably nothing at all dangerous. However, if you're worried, see your primary care doctor for a proper evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more
What's if mean when my lips are numb n iam light headed n keep going dizzy n head feels right light and chest feels tight and blur vision?
Nerve pain: It is difficult to say without examining but the pain you are describing sounds like nerve pain. Nerves can get pinched at the level of the neck. The chest pain may be due to referred pain from a pinched nerve as well or due to inflammation of cartilage. It can also be something more serious like a brain tumor. You need to get examined by a doctor asap to get the correct diagnosis ...Read more
I just started taking a low dose of Zoloft (sertraline) and my lips itch and im getting red bumps evrrywhere and my chest feels tight, is this an allergic reaction?
I have 3 red lumps on my chin2 on bottom lip clear liquid comes out itches feels tight have got sore lump in throat under chin in centre hard 2 swallow?
Sounds infectious: Although it is very hard to determine what a rash is without seeing it, it sounds like you are describing a viral infection. The little lumps with clear fluid are probably blisters, and the lump under the chin is probably an enlarged lymph node from the rash. The most likely virus would be herpes simplex, which is the virus that causes recurrent cold sores. I suggest a visit to be seen for this. ...Read more
My dog just bit my finger and it is red and a little swelled. It feels numb though, I can move it fine. The thumb also feels tight.
Go to the ER: Dog bites usually penetrate deeper than can be seen by the eye. Joint infections and hand compartment infections are common after a penetrating injury such as a dog bite. Swelling may indicate a deeper infection and require surgical drainage. Go to the er or see a hand specialist asap. ...Read more
Rash under upper lip: By 'under upper lip', I assume you mean inner lip. This could be many things - cold sore, canker sore, reaction to a food or medicine you've come into contact with. Rashes are notoriously hard to diagnose without a picture, so make sure you check it out with your doctor! ...Read more
I waxed my upper lip 2 days ago but I have some redness still there how can I get rid of it without scarring? : (
Recently, I experienced numbness in upper lip to the nose.....as well as pain in the bridge of my nose...should I be concerned?
Nonspecific: That symptom would be normal if you had someone trauma to the bridge of your nose, but isn't really specific for any other diagnosis. If you're worried, see your primary care provider for a lore complete evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more
I recently had to get a full upper plate. Now the area beneath my nose and upper lip is tingly and numb all of the time. Is this related?
Pressure on nerve?: Several possibilities. Most likely the denture is putting pressure on the nerve just under the incisive papilla. Alternate explanation is numbness from recent surgery or infection when the teeth were removed. Please don't try to find answers to problems over the internet. See the dentist who made you the denture to have this all evaluated and hopefully quickly and easily remedied. ...Read more
After getting a pimple on upper lip line, I experience tingling sensation on upper lip and sometimes a bit of numbness. What are the causes?
What causes tingling / numb upper lip and nose left side. Happens occasional y when I wake in the morning goes away after about 5 10 minutes.?
Neuritis: Atypical facial pain can come and go. Severe spasms can occur (tic douloureux) that are in the tri-geminal distribution. You describe v2 distribution. However, ear and sinus disease must be excluded. A thorough medical evaluation would be appropriate. ...Read more
And. . . .?: Your question is a little difficult to answer because I don't know what you're asking. If you're asking if it is normal to experience numbness in your upper lip for no reason, then the answer is no, it is not normal. If you had just seen a dentist and were anesthetized in that area, then yes, it is normal. Without knowing any other details, I would say talk with a neurologist to find out more. ...Read more
Facial nerve: compression, inflammation, or damage. Numbness only on one side of the nose and upper lip would result when only the buccal branch of the facial nerve is involved. Sleeping or performing activities with the head in an abnormal position can generate pressure and inflammation on the nerve. Other potential causes include Bell's palsy, shingles, stroke, and multiple sclerosis (MS). ...Read more
I have been suffering from sciatica this week and today I have had upper lip numbness/tingling on and off is it related to the sciatica?
No relationship: You have two very different and separate issues, and neither causes or affects the other. ...Read more
My upper lip is numb and darker. It's been 4 days. Also, I can't feel my face nor my entire body. I have grainy/snowy vision. No signs of MS.?
Concerning Symptoms: Your symptoms are concerning. List of possible causes is rather long. Neurological, endocrine, electrolyte imbalance, vascular issues, infection and others all possible. Best to see your doctor for appropriate history, physical examination and discussion of testing to help solve treat your symptoms. Sorry this was not more helpful. Best of luck with this. Dr R ...Read more
Why would my outter vagina lips feel numb or tingly and tight? The numbness is only for a little while this only happened about 4 times. What's wrong
Over the pass few months I have been feeling random numbness on my face. Along with the numbness, my lip would swell. (Upper lip, bottom lip, a cheek?
I woke up this morning to a swollen + completely numb upper lip. No other symptoms + It's been hours and the symptoms won't go away! What caused this?
26y.o.Inside middle upper lip mild redness, mild burning, and more intense lip lines. Had 1year ago, left and sometimes comes n go. Doc said not worisome?
Need more info: Sounds like a viral infection. Your physician may be correct since it took a year to reappear. To be sure get a second opinion with your dentist the next time the redness returns if it does. ...Read more
Serious: It means that you should have a neurologic examination immediately, if not sooner! ...Read more
? Allergic Reaction: You may have had an allergic reaction to something you may have eaten. Did you eat anything that you have not eaten before? It is very important that you find out because if you eat that substance again the reaction may be worse. Also, is your tongue swelling and/or are you having difficulty breathing? If you are, you need to seek medical help immediately to reverse the symptoms of the reaction. ...Read more
The corners of my mouth are rough/dry and the best I can describe feel tight. They itch sometimes and it started on my upper lip.
Angular Cheilitis: Please see the following link for more information regarding causes and treatment: http://www. Webmd. Com/oral-health/angular-cheilitis#1 ...Read more
The right side of my upper lip twitch and sometimes feels numb. I'm 35 no real health problems that I'm aware of. Also when I write I can never write?
Hyperventilation?: Hi, it's possible that you are breathing fast without knowing it and that could cause a transient drop in your blood calcium which could cause your numbness and twitching, blowing a paper bag might help. And I don't understand what you mean by not able to write, is that a new thing? Do you feel nervous when you are about to write? You might have Dysgraphia and I suggest that you see a neurologist. ...Read more
HELP! I have eczema above my upper lip and its so noticeable and red. How do I get rid of/hide or cover the redness. I need an immediate cure for this?
See a dermatologist: Sometimes this is caused by prescription cortisone. Often it is treated with a calcineurin inhibitor such as pimecrolimus cream or tacrolimus ointment by prescription. This may clear it in a few hours. ...Read more
I got bit by a dog & had stitches on my upper lip. Needed 2 lidocain injections to numb region. 7hours later, still numb. When should numbness go away?
Dog bite: Lidocaine typically wears off within a couple hours deent. The depending on a lot of factors. (+- epinephrine) etc. And sometimes docs will use bupivicaine or ropivicaine which has a longer duration. Still, 7 hours is a bit long for any agent. Its possible the trauma has severed some local nerve branches and you will be numb for weeks/months. The local swelling has to recede before assessment. ...Read more
Doctors. Due to a lip pumper I got a bluish redness above my upper lip. I have a meeting tmrw. Pls help?
Bruising?: Could be a bruise. Bruises are indications that there is bleeding underneath the skin or within the skin due to ruptured blood vessels. The dark color you are seeing is due to the color of blood and the iron that is in your red blood cells. Bruises are most commonly due to trauma, which could be from the suction of the pumper. More info for you: http://wb. Md/1zrjW36 Hope this helps. ...Read more
I have been experiencing numbness in my face, when this happens, my husband says while I am taking my upper lip does not move. Normal?
I have some redness above my upper lip. Has gone down but when I wear face make up it gets all flakey. Pores are very visible. Any help?
Got my eyebrows and upper lip waxed, small bumps and redness on parts of the waxed areas? First time getting this done, how should I treat this?
Steroid cream: Try to use 10 % hydrocortisone cream 1-2x/day for a few days, if red, inflamed areas could be infected, will need to wash well daily, apply antibiotic ointment, if gets worse get to a dr. May need oral antibiotics too. Can use antihistamine too like zyrtec or benadryl (diphenhydramine) to help with rash. ...Read more
Dry redness on upper lip. Its the shape of a circle and the size of the end of a q-tip. It itched at first, now there is nothing but red-dryness?
Drylip rashvsherpes: Could be herpes if tingling, little bumps and but since only rash could be fungus or just local allergic reaction or even dry lip rash in that area, try over the counter antifungal cream like Lamisil (terbinafine) and or hydrocortisone cream 10 % for up to a week, keep lips non dry with petroleum jelly or some lip balm. Don't lick lips in cold weather, causes dry lip rash. If not better after 2-3 weeks seedr ...Read more
I have a numb and dry UPPER lip for 3 days. My upper lip is smooth, no chaps or flakes. But it's dry and very numb. Please help. Lower lip is fine.?
May be lip eczema: Persistent dry lips may be lip eczema, which can be treated like skin eczema, using hydrocortisone cream plus Vaseline or Aquaphor to retain moisture. Sometimes, lipsticks or lip sunscreen chemicals are causing an allergic reaction on the lips. Other times, a person is a primary lip-licker (it's his habit). If dry lips crack, they can get irritated by foods or juices. A doctor can sort things out. ...Read more