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My top lip on the left side is very swollen no pain or blood

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My top lip on the left side is very swollen no pain or blood nothing else hurts or is numb gotten bigger since about ten this morning
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. David replied 10 months ago.

this is Dr. David

this could be due to an allergic reaction or infection of the lip

you should see a doctor

they may start you on steroids and anti-inflammatories to help calm down allergy reaction.

they may start you on a course of antibiotics.

do you have an ER or hospital close to you where you can see a doctor right away?