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What causes lumps on the lip ?

Hey im 22 years old and i am concerned with some lumps that are in my lip... It all started out as a blister in my lower lip from biting it. I didnt pop it and it went away on its on. Well two days later a lump took its place. Its in the very top corner of my lip and is visible. There are also a few more lumps right under it but they do not stick out. I have had them for three years and it hasnt moved in size at all and i have felt no symptoms or anything. They just havent went away so i thought i would ask. Oh also it has made my lip sort of bumpy. What is your opinion on what it is doc?
Asked On : Thu, 2 Jun 2011
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Dentist, Orthodontics 's  Response
lip biting causes injury to underlying sebaceous salivary glands. in your case its the same.all you need is to see a oral surgeon. he will remove the encapsulated structure and the lumps will disappear permanently.
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Answered: Sat, 14 Jul 2012
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General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
Hi, Ctrill,
welcome to health care magic,
The lumps you have recently are mainly due to herpes simplex, a viral origin.
You might have cracks at the angle of your mouth causing some infection resulting some bump like appearance.
For old bumps you consult your doctor.
Take B complex,folic acid tablets.
ok and bye.
Answered: Thu, 2 Jun 2011
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