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Red circle on the bottom of lower lip, later swelling and discoloration. Canker sore or herpes?

Last Night I had this red circle on my bottom lip on the outer part of it but it s still on my lip. I peeled the skin that was over it and it squirted a little blood and that was it. I washed it and went to bed. Then when i woke up i noticed the same spot was swollen and it is yellow. I m confused on weather this is a canker sore or herpes because it s not on the inside of my mouth. But it also is not a cluster of multiple blisters. It s just a single yellow bump on my bottom outer lip. it ll occasionally slightly burn but it s tolerable. I m a 17 year old teen and i m very frightened. Please help.
Asked On : Fri, 11 Jan 2013
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A direct clinical examination is required to give a final diagnosis.
Meanwhile,maintain oral care.
Avoid spicy foods.
Take fruits and fluids.
Vitamin becosules,c,iron supplements has to be taken.
Avoid stress and anxiety.
Gargle with warm saline.
Take care.
Answered: Mon, 17 Jun 2013
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