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Bump on outer edge of upper lip, whitish, under the skin, appeared suddenly. Causes and treatment?

There s a bump on the outer edge of my upper lip . It literally appeared within minutes... it s kind of whitish, but to be honest, it looks exactly like a mosquito bite. The only difference is that it s kind of moving down my lip... in a way... and it s bumped on the inside. (Not the inside of my mouth, the inside of my lip)
Asked On : Wed, 11 Jul 2012
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It seems like an allergic reaction to external objects or pollens or an unnoticed insect bite.

It is better to take anti-histamine like Tablet. Avil right away, to prevent its progression. Also, apply ice packs locally.

If it is not subsiding in a day, please consult your primary care physician.

Answered: Wed, 11 Jul 2012
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