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Red slightly raised blister on top lip

My 14 week old baby has a red looking blister on his top lip.  He wasnt born with it and it looks like a strawberry mark.  its the size of a small pea, should i seek professional help?
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351246 tn?1379685732
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Hi
Welcome to the MedHelp forum!
Well, a congenital hemangioma can surface a few days/months after birth. However, a sudden blister could either be due to injury while breast feeding, allergy to some cream/lotion/oil or an infection.
Yes, it is important to show this to your child's pediatrician. Please do not ***** it/ scrape it or rub it. If it is infective it will spread, and if it’s a hemangioma it will bleed.
Take care!
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