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Red Bump On My Inner Lip

I have a little red bump on my inner bottom lip so
i woke up one day and it was there its very
red but it doesnt hurt at all i do have a habit
of biting the skin off of my lips and by the
way i'm 12 is this normal
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563773 tn?1374250139
The bump on the lower lip is a mucocele. It is usually inside the lower lip,under the tongue or the inside of mouth and caused mainly by biting the lips or trauma during eating of food.

Usually it goes away on its own.But if it does not,then corticosteroid injections and surgical removal by scalpel or laser are done by a dermatologist.
It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.

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