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Something on her lip

There is something on my daughter's lip that looks like a scratch. I was here a couple of weeks ago and went away, but now it's back. I don't know what it is. I know how everyone is going to say it's a cold sore, but her father and I have never had a cold sore in our lives, so how could she? No one kisses her on the lips, except dh and me. Any ideas of what else it could be? I think she is teething also.


Asked by Anonymous at 4:07 PM on Apr. 30, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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Answers (5)
  • here is some information about cold sores. Read it. If it doesn't fit into the description, the sore may be something else.

    it could be cracked lips, and there are a lot of reasons for this... anything from dry lips to cold sores, etc. Here is a link, explaining some of these conditions and treatments.

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 5:17 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • take her to the dr, to test him

    Answer by epy108 at 4:12 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • Did she scratch herself?

    Answer by lilbit022009 at 4:12 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • Well, I am wondering if it could be a scratch, but it's in the same spot as last time.

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:14 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • It could be a scratch, and it could just be a coincidence that it is in the same spot as last time.

    Answer by CarolynBarnett at 4:17 PM on Apr. 30, 2009