What could a red bump on my lip?

If it hurts... ...It's probably a localized infection in a sweat gland or oil gland. If it doesn't hurt, it's probably an angioma, which is a small collection of blood vessels; so don't squeeze it! if it's the latter, it will bleed like stink. Localized infections usually go away; angiomas don't, but treatment is easy with laser or electrocautery.
Red lip bump. Did you accidentally bump or bite your lip? Did you wake up with it?A red bump on the lip may be a blood vessel( capillary malformation), blocked minor salivary gland, early herpes lesion or an insect bite.

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What to do if I have this red bump on my lip?

Lip lesion. Any lesion that is out of the ordinary should be evaluated by your doctor. It could be an infection or trauma. It could be a new growth. If it's new, get it checked at your earliest convenience so that you can be reassured that it is okay or you get treatment started right away. Read more...

I have a red bump on my lip small doesn't hurt only one my partner doesn't have herpes so I assume its not that?

Suspicious Bump? I would advise you to have the red bump on your tongue examined by a dentist or dental specialist (e.g. oral surgeon, OFP). Any suspicious bump that does not resolve itself in 2-3 weeks should be evaluated. Read more...

I have a little red bump on my lip that hurts alittle, possibly a cold sore, is there a quick remedy I could use to get rid of it?

Time will heal. This could be a cold sore, but it is more likely a fever blister or an aphthous ulcer, which can occur due to light trauma like biting your lip. The best thing to do is give it time and avoid biting on it to allow it to heal. If it persists I would recommend to see an MD. Read more...

My cold sore scab came off on its own over a few days. It left a red bump on my lip is this normal? Will it go away and what should I put on it?

Normal. This is normal Latoya. A good medication to keep on hand for cold sores is Zovirax (acyclovir) ointment. You will need to get it on prescription from your doctor. . Read more...
Cold sores. If there is no pain and the surface into weepy it should get better on its own. And this is normal. Read more...

What could a red bump with white spots in it on inner upper lip be?

Canker sore. You may have a canker sore or 'fever blister' , casued by the herpes simplex type 1 virus, or perhaps just an 'apthous ulcer' have your dr look at the lip lesion. Rx treatment may help. Read more...

My friend has a big red bump on his upper lip that grew 3x it's size over night. And it's painful. What could it be?

Almost anything. And none of them will go away by themselves. They should see a doctor immediately. Read more...
Sounds like. An infection or occult injury. Get to a doctor for accurate diagnosis, because it is difficult to tell without actually looking at it. Read more...