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What is angular cheilitis and what is the best remedy? yes

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What is angular cheilitis and what is the best remedy?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: yes but the topicals did not work.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I am very healthy and that is why this is such a shock
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 months ago.

Welcome to just answer. I am here to answer questions for education and information. I will respond shortly with an answer, or a question for you

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 months ago.

Remedies depends on the cause.

This is not a diagnostic term, but is a skin eruption related to a number of possible causes, do you know yours?

What does your doctor say?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
He did not know.
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 months ago.


To treat it you need to know the underlying cause.

Can you attach a picture?