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On the corner of my mouth it is dry flaking and itching... It looks whitish and ugly on my skin , ?

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Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Cheilitis/ Perleche

Sounds like you are experiencing angular cheilitis, a common condition that affects the corners of the mouth.
Typically no treatment is necessary and it resolves by itself. Something like vaseline can be helpful to soothe your lips.

In brief: Cheilitis/ Perleche

Sounds like you are experiencing angular cheilitis, a common condition that affects the corners of the mouth.
Typically no treatment is necessary and it resolves by itself. Something like vaseline can be helpful to soothe your lips.
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Dr. Robert Jackson
Should see dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology

In brief: Probably

You probably have angular cheilitis.
Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.

In brief: Probably

You probably have angular cheilitis.
Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
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