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Lower lip papule

Very very small elevated papule in the inner aspect of lower lip. Persistently present. 8-9 months Felt prominently by tongue but also felt by finger. Not seen otherwise with eye. No habits.
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Dr. Kshitiz Rohilla
11 yrs. of exp | Faridabad | Oral Pathologist

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If it is not seen otherwise by a naked eye, then it is unlikely to be a papilloma (because surface alteration will occur as a rule in papilloma)...... more likely it could be a mucocele caused by trauma to the lower lip during biting..... one thing you could have understood your self (with the history of the lesion not healing itself for the last 8 to 9 months) is that it is not going to regress on its own..... you will require removal of this lesion by an oral surgeon..... nonetheless, these are just opinions based on your description..... the best diagnosis can be made by the dentist who performs a proper clinical examination of your lesion..... Regards.....
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Dr. Sanjay Shah
30 yrs. of exp | Mumbai | Cosmetic/Aesthetic Dentist

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It could be a pappiloma or a mucocoele caused by collection of saliva in the mucosa typically after biting into your lower lip by the upper anterior teeth .  Removal of the same by a Diode Laser is the easiest way to cure it.  Feel free to consult Laser Smile Care Centre. God bless.
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Dr. Swathi S Aithal
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Hello. Well it's better you consult a general surgeon and get it examined as we need to see of its something we need to worry about...cannot suggest you without examining so best would be to consult a gen surgeon....thank you
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Dr. Arjun Balakrishnan
11 yrs. of exp | Gurgaon | Cosmetic/Aesthetic Dentist
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It could be a minor salivary gland that has swollen up. However, I would suggest you see a dentist to rule out any other anomaly.
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Dr Shruti Agarwal
14 yrs. of exp | Kolkata | Cosmetic/Aesthetic Dentist
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It is not clear from your query the size and significance of lesion please seek a clinical examination  to rule out any serious pathology
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Dr. N Srinivas
15 yrs. of exp | Hyderabad | Dentist
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Hello..kindly consult oral medicine and radiology specialist to evaluate clinically..
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Dr. Amit Thahriani
11 yrs. of exp | Lucknow | Dentist
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Hello..As per ur complain it seems that may b u had sharp upper canines..if it is cauliflower like growth than it is pappiloma.. It is better to visit a nearby dental clinic for expert opinion..
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Dr. Shashwat Magarkar
9 yrs. of exp | Nagpur | Dentist
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Consult Oral and maxillofacial Surgeon as soon as possible.
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Dr. Prateek Bhandari
9 yrs. of exp | Delhi | Dentist
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Hi, Please look ,if you have any Sharp teeth around it,if you have then get it corrected, And consult near by Dentist.
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