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White Spot On Lower Lip
27years old, light smoker had white spot on the lower lip and feels liked light tingling sensation please help. Thanks?
See a dentist ASAP: They have combined expertise in histopathologic diagnosis, clinical diagnosis and treatment of the tongue problems. Fortunately, the majority of lip problems are not serious and most can be resolved quickly, however, any white spots on lips require medical attention as it could be due to a more serious condition. ...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
I have a white spot on my lower lip, flat surface, kinda round with another but much tinier white spot right beside it, what could it be?
This could be any number of things. It is impossible to tell without a visual examination and additional information. Is it painful? How long has it been there? Has it ever changed?
Call your dentist or an oral surgeon for an examination. ...Read more
Sm rough spot pale white on inside lower lip. DMD = prob. Trauma/burn. 10 days same. Skin peels after brushing w Crest Pro Health for 3 wks. T/paste?
Vitiligo spot on lower lip. What are my options for masking it. Light therapy is not working. It's a small spot and stable.
Many conditions: There are many possibilities. It could be a venous lake. It could be colored from nearby fillings. It could be a pigmented lesion such as a mole. Always have to consider melanoma. If it's been there a long time without changing, it's very likely a benign process. If it is new, growing, bleeding, or painful, it needs to be evaluated quickly. Hope that helps. ...Read more
Precise diagnosis: Will require a picture/seeing it. A range of conditions include cold sore/herpes simplex, canker sore, even lip cancer. It could simply be blood vessel swelling from an unrecognized trauma. You can watch and see what happens for a few days, keep it moisturized, but if persists 7-10 days, consider a visit to your Doctor/Dermatologist of sending a picture consult to HealthTap. ...Read more
I have one dark spot on my lower lips. What is it really? It has been months. It is really obvious. How to get rid of it and is it a disease?
Should be seen: You should be seen by your health care provider since it has been there for months. ...Read more
My son has a dark spot on his lower lip. It's been there for around 7 months. He's had no side effects and no issues with dryness or any pain.?
Photo: Please send us a photo to help. Could be a mole/Nevus but need photo. ...Read more
TreatIng skin spots: Most flat dark spots (macula) can be treated with combinations of creams - retin-a, hydroquinnone and others. Common energy based therapies include certain lasers and ipl (intense pulsed light). Any dark spot should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
I have a red patch on one side inside my lower lip and it has a little white spot on it, what could it be?
It depends: There are a variety of things than can cause mucosal lesions inside your mouth. Common causes are trauma (biting it accidentally when awake or asleep), or an ulcer. Ulcers can come from a variety of things such as viral infections, autoimmune disorders. More rarely, causes can include hereditary diseases and cancer. Your health history will help your doctor determine the exact cause of your lesion ...Read more
I noticed a purplish brown spot o n the left side of my lower lip afew yrs ago its flat and sorta looks like a blemish. What could this be?
Consultation advised: Sorry for your problem. Would like to help but need to see area. An online INBOX TEXT consultation at Health Tap may be helpful. You can upload images of your rash as well as the history of your present problem. You NEED TO BE AVAILABLE during the day to answer any questions your consultant may have. Several images of the involved area in sharp focus and including closeups would be helpful. ...Read more
Hi, I've like 2 yeards with a dark/purple spot under my lower lip. It doesn't hurt me. I want to know what it is. Sometimes it looks darker.
I had a black spot on the inside of my lower lip. At first I thought it was nothing but fast forward 3 weeks nd they are now 3 large spots. Pls help.
Lip: Hard to tell without a picture but I would check it out with an ENT or oral surgeon to see if it needs to be biopsied ...Read more
Small white spots on right side of lower lip. One spot I messed with n its swollen for a day. I do bite my lips. Websites are freaking me out?
Itchy red spot on lip, peels off and cycles again. Last year it spread from up lip to lower but suddenly disappeared;after months is back. What is it?
Hello, I have a strange spot inside Lower lip that feels raw and looks strange. It does not hurt or feel swollen. I have a dentist appointment in two?
Suspicious Lesion?: Any white suspicious lesion on the tongue that does not resolve itself in 2-3 weeks, should be evaluated. See your doctor for eval. ...Read more
There's a spot on my lip that's always dry and peeling and I find little cuts inside my lower lip?
I have spot on my lower lip that will not go away I do smoke and I have tanned. Could it be an abscess or possibly cancer of the lip.?
I have an itchy spot right under my lower lip. It itches and it has clear liquid, then when it dries it becomes flakey. What could this be?
Cold Sore: Might be a cold sore or a blister due to irritation or infection. Could even be a hive that has filled with fluid. ...Read more
I have had a flat dark spot on my lower lip for 2 weeks. It feels like I have fluid in it and up close it looks more like a bruise. What could it be?
I have a strange non painful spot inside lower lip. It's not swollen or anything just feels raw with my tongue. I have a dentist appointment in two we?
Wait two weeks: A general rule of thumb is to have any lesion in the mouth that persists two weeks or more evaluated by your dentist. Most lesions like you describe are benign but may still need removal if they persist. ...Read more
Lower right inside lip lump. Feels and moves like a neck gland. Piercing years ago near spot. Regular in color. No pain. Should I concern? Mucole?
Scar tissue: As long as not growing or changing in color, likely scar tissue. ...Read more
Eczema/dry spot below lower lip with tiny red dots in it and slight dry feeling on lips despite putting lip balm and bepanthen cream on it, what to do?
Hard to way: Without a photo, I cannot be sure what the problem is. You could be allergic to one of the products you are using. Are you licking the area a lot? This would make it worse. Your best bet is to see a dermatologist who does patch testing, to see if you are allergic to something you are using. ...Read more
I suddenly noticed that I have a red patch/spot like bruised or like capillary broke on my lower lip. I ate rice chocolate be4 it happened. I feel good
Slightly swollen lower frontal jaw-small pain Swollen lower lip (similar to punch) with white spot at the peak of swelling Woke up with this? Any ideas
Lesion: Not sure without a picture. Perform a virtual consult with a picture so we can help you ...Read more
A case of white stria on hips and lots of fats depositions with wrinkles, a dark spot of pigmentation on lower lip and septic tonsilitis, diagnosis?
Red spot under lower lip 4 days ago, used Abreva. Acyclovir 800mg prescribed next day. Itch faded. Redspot still here, n still burns w/Abreva. Advice?
Viscous lidocaine: I would recommend using viscous lidocaine 4 times a day before meals for the next 3-5 days to help with symptom relief until the spot resolves. ...Read more
I have a recurring blister in the same spot on my lower lip. Cold sore treatments aren't working. What could it be?
Need exam to answer:
You will need to be seen when the "blister" is present to get an accurate DX.
Could be recurrent Herpes--in which case antiviral meds would be Rxed ...Read more