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Swelling on the lips due to insect bite - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Asthma and Allergy
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Practicing since : 2008
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Doctor :   Hello
Doctor :   How can I help ?
User :   Hi Doc
User :   My lip is swollen and there are little buttons on it
User :   what could that be
User :   what can i do to get the swelling down
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the person-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height.
User :   28
Doctor :   Since when are you having htis and What was it at the start has it remained the same since then or other wise
User :   maried 180 57
User :   it started yesterday
User :   and it got a little bigger today
Doctor :   Immediate measure you shall need to apply ICE to reduce the swelling and the pain associated Would also subside
User :   no pain
Doctor :   Did you have an Insect bite or an Injury to the site
Doctor :   ok.
User :   probably inscet bite
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   It shall take some time for the swelling to get down but if there is an increase in the size or there are other associated events then you shall need to get to the Doctor at the earliest
Doctor :   since it could be an Allergic response that you might be showing and that shall need to be addressed immediately
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