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MRI stated ethmoid mucuosal thickening. Could that actually be the cause of a sinking sensation&pressure whenI tilt my head down (touch chin to chest)?

MRI stated ethmoid mucuosal thickening. Could that actually be the cause of a sinking sensation&pressure whenI tilt my head down (touch chin to chest)?

More explanation: Of your symptoms is needed, as we don't really know what you meant by 'sinking sensation', and where is the 'pressure'? Having sinusitis can cause facial pain, and pressure when u lean forward, but not the 'sinking sensation'. The finding noted on the MRI is an incidental finding, as the study wasn't meant to look for sinusitis, so please talk to the ordering physician for diagnosis, best wishes ...Read more

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What causes tingly lips?

What causes tingly lips?

Usually: Hyperventilation, but low calcium can cause it too. If it is localized, it could be herpes. If it persists, consult your doctor. Impossible to say for sure with this brief description. ...Read more

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What causes lips to turn white?

What causes lips to turn white?

If truly WHITE: Then the only cause I can think of is extremely low blood pressure. However, if you have another condition such as a rash that makes the REST of your face red, like measles, it could make the lips seem white in comparison. ...Read more

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What are the causes of lips turning black?

What are the causes of lips turning black?

Sun exposure: Sun exposure could be the cause. Hormonal changes could be the cause. If its a specific area it should be examined and biopsied for safety. ...Read more

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What causes people to have large or small lips?

Heridiary: Swelling if of short duration can be from infection, biting during eating, kissing. ...Read more

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My lips are very dry cause me a lot of embarassment?

My lips are very dry cause me a lot of embarassment?

Aquaphor: Aquaphor ointment does a great job of healing dry lips. Give it a try! ...Read more

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What are causes of diffused white discoloration of lips?

Many possibilities: Could be due to chelitis caused by dry lips or licking or actinic chelitis caused by sun damage. Less common is a yeast infection causing thrush of oral mucosa. ...Read more

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What causes small white hard granuale like thongs to come out of your lips?

Dental Consult: One option could be that you have a buildup of tartar and calculus on the teeth that are chipping off and getting into the lip. A real good and thorough dental cleaning can be very helpful. ...Read more

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Okay so I don't smoke or anything but yet my lips are darkish! What is the cause of this?

Pigmented lips: It means that your lips contain your natural color.
If concerned, check with your dentist or an oral pathologist to rule out oral pigmented lesions that result from cellular hyperplasia. ...Read more

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My lips are severely chapped in the uae but when I go home to the us, the problem disappears. What could be the cause, and how can I get them to heal?

Blame it on weather: Temporary lip chapping usually is due to change in temperature and moisture in the air. Even in us you will see that lips chap more in winter months than in summer months. The more you get used to weather over there better it will get. Try hydrating lip balm or chapstix. ...Read more

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What causes chapped lips?

What causes chapped lips?

Dry/sun/wind/licking: Chapped lips? Hydrate well- water is best. You can apply lip balms with beeswax base or oil base creams. Remember that lips require solar protection just like your skin – apply & reapply balms or creams with a minimum spf of 15. Going skiing? - protect from sun & windburn by covering with a scarf or a ski / snowboard face mask with visor. Dry air? - use a humidifier. Try not to lick your lips! ...Read more

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What causes fordcye spots on ur lips?

What causes fordcye spots on ur lips?

Fordyce spots on lip: Fordyce spots are benign glands on the lips. They are not a problem and there really isn't anything you can do to get rid of them. Try not to worry about them. ...Read more

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What skin issue causes lips to darken?

What skin issue causes lips to darken?

Need exam: It is difficult to determine without seeing the discoloration. I recommend seeing a dermatologist for further evaluation. ...Read more

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What causes a person to have chapped lips?

Dehydration: Chapped lips is caused by the evaporation of moisture which leaves them dry and cracked. This can be caused by cold weather, wind, sun, mouth breathing, and certain medications. ...Read more

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What causes dark crusty areas and chappy lips?

Habit: Are you "licking" your lips, because they are sore. This strips off skin oils and promotes irritants. A constant use of a vapor barrier, for a few days may break the cycle. (basic vaseline, ect). ...Read more

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What causes cleft lips and cleft palates?

What causes cleft lips and cleft palates?

Embryo failure: During the embryonic stage there is a failure of closure of suture lines. ...Read more

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What causes sensitivity and numbing of the lips?

Numbing of lips: This is a non-specific symptom that needs full evaluation by your pcp with exam, blood work and possibly MRI of the brain or neck. ...Read more

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What causes lip discoloration?

Depends: What kind of discoloration do you have? Could be hereditary or an allergy. ...Read more

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What would cause my lip to bleed?

Trauma?: Did you experience trauma to your face? Did you bite your lip?
Do you see any color changes in your lip? Do you have a oral habit like chewing tobacco or gum or something else?

www. Drgums. Com. ...Read more

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What causes your lips to blister?

What causes your lips to blister?

Lots: Allergies to foods or medications, viral infection, sunburn, burn (food), fever... And the list could continue. If it persists, and cannot detect the origin, please visit with your doctor, he or she will help you understand why and make you feel better. ...Read more

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What are the causes of lip blisters?

What are the causes of lip blisters?

Allergy or Infection: There are many etiologies for lip blisters. Herpes simplex labialis affects many individuals and is due to a recurrent virus infection. It may be induced by stress, sunlight, and an underlying illness. Other causes include an allergy to a cosmetic ingredient. Systemic medications can also be associated with lip blisters. ...Read more

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What causes chapped lips on a child?

What causes chapped lips on a child?

Many things: From running and getting wind chapped, to dehydration to getting them dry when you mouth breathe when you have a cold. ...Read more

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What is red ring around lips caused by?

Dryness: Licking your lips and letting them dry repeatedly can cause a red ring to form around the outside borders of your lips. Keep them moisturized and try not to lick them. ...Read more

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What can cause sudden swelling in the lips?

What can cause sudden swelling in the lips?

Allergic Reaction: An allergic reaction to a medication or food could cause swelling in the lips. An insect bite could also cause this. ...Read more

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What are the common causes for lips swelling?

Trauma/allergies: Trauma to the lips
blistering due to viral infection (or bacterial)
food allergies or to new cosmetic (lipstick)
these would be most common, after that one must look into the problem much more closely. ...Read more

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Can an excess of greasy food cause chapped lips?

Can an excess of greasy food cause chapped lips?

No: You may think of chapped lips as something that only happens in the winter. But the truth is, unless you take special care, your lips can get dry, sore, and scaly any time of year.

http://www. Webmd. Com/beauty/why-your-lips-are-chapped#1 ...Read more