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My 20 year old daughter gets a purple stin on her top lip.

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my 20 year old daughter gets a purple stin on her top lip. it used to coinside with winter weather but now it appears to be more frequent. it can become dry & crack too, what can be causing this?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 7 years ago.


Raynaud's phenomenon should be considered with the discoloration of the lip which is off and on and which had a predisposition with the cold temperature. Usually Raynaud's affect the hands but lips are also known to be affected by it. Please read about it;

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