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White Pimple Inside Lip
Blocked gland: What you describe is most likely a a blocked salivary gland or a mucocele (a common cyst on the inside of the lower lip). Small cysts may drain without treatment. Large cysts might need surgery. The most common cause of problems in the salivary gland occurs when the ducts become blocked and saliva cannot drain. See your doctor to have it checked. ...Read more
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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Maybe: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
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Small white pimple looking things on top and bottom lip. They seem to go away after a few hours but always return
Without : Without actually seeing these it is difficult to be sure. One possibility may be temporary blockages of your minor salivary gland tissues that exist throughout the oral cavity ( including lips) caused by local irritation or related to the type of food you are ingesting . These are called minor salivary gland mucoceles and are benign. If they become symptomatic or grow without regression, it would be wise to have these looked at. ...Read more
I have small pimple like bumps all around lips reaching my cheeks which are itchy and appear and disappear now and then. ?
Perioral Dermatitis: Perioral dermatitis is a skin disorder in which tiny red bumps form around the mouth. Causes, incidence, and risk factors the exact cause of perioral dermatitis is unknown. It may occur after using face creams containing steroids for another condition. Symptoms include: burning feeling around the mouth bumps around the mouth. Treatment can be with oral antibiotics and a prescription topical. ...Read more
On the left side of my lip I have sort of like a pimple, it doesn't have a white dot in the middle, is the color of my lip.
My top lip has a small white pimple the size of about 1mm in the middle. I've had it for a while and it doesn't hurt. What is it and will it go away?
I have a bump on the side of my lips, where the upper and bottom lips meet, it looks like a tiny white pimple but when i try to pop it , it wont pop?
Milia: This is a tiny cyst that can only be removed if a small opening is made in your skin. It is totally benign and may not get any larger than it already is. You can have your doctor remove it if you do not like its appearance. ...Read more
Not serious: Pimple anywhere is uncomfortable but seldom serious. The treatment is the same. Let it form and have it lanced if it doesn't break open and drain on it's own. If the infection seems to be spreading or the pain worsening then you need to see a gynecologist for help and or antibiotics. ...Read more
See a dentist: A personal examination would best determine why your lips are swollen. ...Read more