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Mucocele on lower lip

I got fluid filler cyst on lower lip and it happened after my lip got incidentally chip between my teeth and now it's been 12 days it's not cured.it's not painful but irritating
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Dr. Puja Bansal
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Hello, mucocele can be removed by a surgical treatment. also consult an Orthodontist if you have deep bite problem.
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Dr. Manak Gupta
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hi, normally it subsides on its own but if it doesnt please visit a periodontist and get it removed. do remember that still it has a chance to re-occur. i know it can be irritating at times but usually its a minor issue and can be resolved easily. the best results are achieved b using laser to remove the mucocele.
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visit dentist for removal of mucocele.
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laser removal is preferred
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Dr. Ratnika Agarwal
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As per your query please Visit us an oral surgeon to get it rectified.it is mucocele. Dr Ratnika Agarwal at Smile Up Dental Care and implant center Pune
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Dr. Akanksha S.D
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Its a minor surgical procedure to remove mucocele , u can go to a dentist and get it removed...
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Dr. Suman Makam
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Hello, Visit an oral surgeon and get it removed if it is bothering you.It is relatively a simple procedure. Regards Dr Sumanmakam
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Dr. M. R. Pujari
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Hi..you need to go for surgical removal of mucocele if it is still persisting even after five days. Regards
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Dr. Babita Sangwan
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Hi..it could be due to a condition know as mucocoele formation..that is due to trauma of the salivary gland..its removal is a simple procedure and is done under local anaesthesia..rest Will be confirmed after a clinical investigation..
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Dr. V. Kavitha
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This happens due to damage of minor salivary glands. It should be removed surgically under local anesthesia.
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Dr. Shruti Joshi
Dentist 17 yrs exp Thane
hi, If the mucocele is small do not do anything but if big & bothering you you can get it removed by oral surgeon .This is a simple procedure done under local anaesthesia.
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Dr. Bala Vignesh
Dentist 5 yrs exp Chennai
hello, It MAY be a mucocele. . what has happened is when u had bitten your lip, u have accidentally obstucted a duct of a minor salivary gland.. so what happens is the fluid starts accumulating as the opening is obstructed.. Ok now coming to treatment.. Most of the times it doesnt require any treatment.. and it doesnt usually cause any problem.. but if u feel it irritating. You can meet your dentist and request them to remove it using a LASER.
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Hi, mucocele occurs when the ducts of minor salivary glands get damaged due to bitting of lips repeatedly. Some mucocele resolve on their own and for some mucocele minor surgical procedure should be done to remove it under local anesthesia. Its better to consult the dentist for further treatment.
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Dr. Mohd. Sajid
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take antibiotic for 5 days
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