Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
195 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Doctors waiting to answer your question
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
MD
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Exp 6 years

Dr. Suresh Heijebu
MD
Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Exp 9 years

Dr. Vaishalee Punj
MD
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Exp 16 years

Dr.Raju
MD
Dr.Raju

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Kiran Kumar
MD
Dr. Kiran Kumar

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

What causes fordyce spots on my upper lip

Premium Questions

Dr.   Hardik Pitroda MD

Ive had this for a few days with no other symp. Got tested for hsv but the blood and culter will take 3 days. they thought it wad a bac infect. Thoughts? Theres nothing going on inside my mouth. But they gave me valtrex... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Pitroda ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

Hi was wondering if this if fordyce spots https://www.imageshack.us/i/f0WGZJR9j ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sandip Kabra ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

Is this mollusculum or fordyce spots? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

Currently have fordyce spots on low shaft of penis. Sometimes after sex they get very irritated and this cancmast for days might happen only anfew times a year. What is suggested treatment to heal then... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. G.Srinivasan MD

under the skin. So kindly advise as to what I should do about it or who should I see for this. Thank You. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. G.Srinivasan ( Urologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.       Honey Arora MD

I have fordyce spots on my upper lip that cause me a lot of distress. My upper lip used to be a rich pink colour and now the majority of it is white as the spots have all... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr.    Kakkar S. MD

doc said I was probably exposed to the HSV-1 virus as a child. Sense then, I ve developed what appears to be fordyce spots on my upper lip that appear to be getting progressively worse.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Bindiya Bhaskar MD

only caused me anxiety . Question is, could this be Fordyce and has it ever been reported that Fordyce ...I recently thought that I had HSV 1 because my lips felt like sandpaper and then I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bindiya Bhaskar ( Dentist)
Dr.   Anshul Varshney MD

if friction from sex and sweat can cause irritation of these Fordyce spots? ...I have Fordyce spots and relatively sensitive skin, and have noticed over the past couple of days ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. BHARATESH DEVENDRA BASTI MD

Hi. I have had fordyce spots for a few years now. A few times a tried to squeeze one like a pimple and it caused it to kind of come through the skin. Now a few days ago I squeezed it again and now it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. BHARATESH DEVENDRA BASTI ( Dermatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

It may be a fungal infection of the penis or just fordyce's spots.

Dr.  Naveen Kumar Nanjasetty MD

Hi Welcome to HealthcareMagic forum Do not worry! It seems to be Fordyce's spots on the lips, which are literally harmless. Regards

Dr. Priyanka MD

Hi, Welcome to healthcare magic forum.there are some home home remedy for this type of problem. But before using anything it needs to be examined properly and rule out the cause for it.so better show it to a near by...