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How do you treat an infected lip peircing?

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Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
General Practice
2 doctors agree

In brief: See healthcare prof

See your healthcare professional for antibiotics to treat the infection.

In brief: See healthcare prof

See your healthcare professional for antibiotics to treat the infection.
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
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Dr. Arthur Heller
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Dr. David Astrachan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Remove the object

The very first thing you must do is get rid of the ring or whatever object you have in your lip.
Once removed use hot moist soaks on the area and get to a doctor for an antibiotic. You will not get better if you keep the object in.

In brief: Remove the object

The very first thing you must do is get rid of the ring or whatever object you have in your lip.
Once removed use hot moist soaks on the area and get to a doctor for an antibiotic. You will not get better if you keep the object in.
Dr. David Astrachan
Dr. David Astrachan
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