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Upper lip numb, burns on licking. What could be cause?

my upper lip is numb a bit and it gets dry very fast at times it also burns after licking it this has been happening for four days .. medical history is i have A mitric valve pro lapse condition .. i had pneumonia twice when i was a child .. thats all please help me out . this numbness is Getting annoying and it doesnt seem to go O.o
Asked On : Sun, 10 Mar 2013
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Thanks for the query,

You might have developed perioral dermatitis.

Apply a mild steroid like Triamcinolone gel.
This will give you relief.

Also use vaseline petroleum jelly.

Let me know if you have any other doubt.
you can ask a direct question to me on this forum, following the below link.

Wishing you a good health.
Thank you
Answered: Mon, 8 Jul 2013
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