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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
May also need to remove the metal
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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