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Sculptra For Lip Augmentation

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Transparent 'blisters' inside under lip (mouth)

Dear doc, I have small blisters (transparent) inside my mouth, behind my under lip. Under my tongue are also rough pieces of 'meat', it looks more irregular than normal. Do you think these spots are OI? Is it usual?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
You don't say whether you are HIV+ or not, but assuming you are, these transparent blisters could be herpes. The "rough" spots are hard to figure out from your description, and you don't say whether any of these problems is painful or hoe long it's... Read more »

blood on her lip

My date told me she was hepatitis c positive, after I kissed her on the lips three times, for about... Read more »

discoloration of the lips

my name is bn and ive been on arvs since 2005. i have recently noticed that my lips are turning... Read more »
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Buy Lip Butter and Help Prevent AIDS

...pledge to follow safer-sex guidelines. And the Body Shop is donating approximately $5 from every $8 purchase of Tantalizing Lip Butter to the Staying Alive Foundation, a global outreach that encourages young people to protect themselves and their... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Poly-L-Lactic Acid (Sculptra, New-Fill)

...HIV/AIDS-Related Uses PLLA was approved by the FDA on August 3, 2004, for the treatment of facial fat loss (also called facial lipoatrophy). It continues to be studied for this use. Facial lipoatrophy is a condition in which people lose fat in... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Lexiva (Fosamprenavir, Telzir)

...this medicine include depression, diarrhea, mild skin rash, nausea, numbness of the hands or feet, numbness of the mouth or lips, stomach pain, unusual sense of taste, unusual tiredness, mood changes, and vomiting. Individuals should tell a... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Epivir (3TC, Lamivudine)

...effects of this medicine include canker sores; ear discharge or ear swelling; redness of skin; sores, ulcers, or white spots on lips, tongue, or inside the mouth; swollen and painful spots on neck, armpit, or groin; and unusually warm skin.... Read more »
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lip sores unprotected oral hiv risk

Posted by smkl, 1 Reply
...is relatively lower. But what is freaking me out is that post the episode- I discovered a single sore on the inside of her lips- it was not red or yellow, but just as the same texture and color as her skin. Also, she had blisters on her... Read more »

Gay man peeling lips oral sex risk

Posted by James99, 1 Reply
...I'm a gay man and I constantly peel skin off of my outer lips, some times without noticing it just because they're so chapped. If i gave oral sex to another guy without knowing his status Read more »

Freaking out: A stripper's nipple and a cracked stingy lip

Posted by spearo, 2 Replies
...mouth came in contact with the stripper's breast a couple of times for a few seconds. Due to the arid region, I had a cracked lip - a stingy break in skin (I saw the bright red in the crack in the skin of my lip). I did not taste any blood or... Read more »

HIV from oral sex when u have dry lips (Accutane)?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...currently on Accutane (very strong acne medication) and ive been on it for about 4 months. Ever since I started using it my lips have been very dry and i sometimes even have herpes 1 breakouts on my lips because of accutane (thus my lips get... Read more »