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I have swollen slightly red top lip which has lasted for 3

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I have swollen slightly red top lip which has lasted for 3 months despite taking acyclavor tablets followed by acyclavor ointment. This condition improves at times then deteriorates again becoming itchy and tingely. Can you please tell me what is wrong. Thank you
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Jef Burk replied 7 years ago.


You are describing chelosis.

There are many causes for this.

The link below gives a simply overview of the causes.

You need to get back to your physician for a proper work-up.

Dr Jef

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