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Blister like bump on lip.

I have had this bump on my lip since June of 2008 and it wont go away.  My son bit me and left a rather large mark and here it is over a year later and it still bleeds atleast once a day. It gets small and scabs and then gets huge and breaks open and bleeds. My doctor called it mucolytis(sp)? I google that and everything about Chemo an Radiation pop up, I have had neither of these treatments. Any ideas what may get rid of this?  I have tried herpicin L, Abrevea, Lysine, changing my diet, letting it dry out. Almost everything I have pretty much lost my mind about it.  I cannot afford to have it removed like my doctor suggested. Thanks!!

Aubrey
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563773 tn?1374250139
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Hello,
Three possibilities are possible for such bump. It can be due to cold sores caused by herpes simplex virus, pyogenic granuloma(benign growth that often appears as a rapidly growing, bleeding bump on the skin or inside the mouth.) or some other benign growth. Injury wounds do not present for such a long time after injury.

My sincere advice would be to discuss these possibilities with your dermatologist.
I hope it helps. Take care and please do keep me posted in case you have any additional doubts. Kind regards.




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