What is Cheilitis?

It is the swelling , fissuring and cracking of lips due to various causes.This inflammation may include the perioral skin (the skin around the mouth), the vermilion border of lip.

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hi doctr..iam really upset...bcz i am suffering a chronic lip leision its peeling since 5 associated pain ...when its wet it appears as a...

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My 23 year old son has a severe case of exfoliative cheilitis. He has been to several doctors and dermatologists and nobody seems to be able to...

doctor1 MD

As per your case history of cheilitis, my treatment advice is -
1. Take good nutritious diet full of green leafy vegetables and milk.
2. Apply...

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For past 10 days my lips have become very dry and there are lot of cracks and fissures. There has been scaling on my lips especially the lower...

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Welcome to Healthcare magic
What you are having is cheilitis. There are a lot of causes of cheilitis.

Weather change and change in...

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