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Small spot sized skin growths between lips and nose, resembles skin tag, looks black on splitting. What could it be?

Hi, my four year old son has got a small spot size of skin grown between his top lip and bottom of his nose at first I just thought was a spot but has since grown and looks like the end has split in to to and now another is starting to grow next to it, it looked slightly like a skin tag but wasn t sure could get at that age age and with another growing and it splitting, it does also look slightly brown where splitting, thanks
Asked On : Fri, 3 Aug 2012
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hello and welcome to HCM
warts are a common phenomena in children. do try and educate him not to pick on his skin growth.
kindly confirm the growth as a wart and get his treatment done by a dermatologist.
thank you and take care
dr satya
Answered: Sat, 4 Aug 2012
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