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Lip scar?

I had a cold sore a few monhs ago and when it cleared up i had a small white dot on my lip it is now about 1/8 of an inch hard and raised i am not sure if it just a scar or if i should be worried about a cancer?
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563773 tn?1374250139
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Hello,

To treat this scarring from cold sores on lips,keep on applying the vit E cream.Also use lip balm medications containing zinc oxide and sun screen lip balms before going out in sun.

If the symptoms persist then laser treatment can be used.Pls consult a dermatologist for that.

Hope it helps.Take care and pls do keep me posted on how you are doing or if you have any additional queries.Kind regards.

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