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  • cases
  • In some cases muscle tissue in the lip underneath the scar is affected and might require reconstructive surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • sickle cell di
  • If it is low then your doctor would have to look for sources of low blood oxygen such as blood clots, sickle cell disease or other hemoglobin abnormalities. (medhelp.org)
  • By the late-1960s, Street was being called upon to travel with The Temptations and sing Paul Williams' parts from off-stage, while Paul Williams, who suffered from both alcoholism and sickle-cell disease, danced and lip-synched onstage. (wikipedia.org)
  • balm
  • Choose lip cream or balm containing sunscreen. (blogspot.com)
  • Let this Vaseline soak in and lock in the moisture for about 20 minutes, then apply a really thick coat of your favorite moisturizing lip balm. (blogspot.com)
  • Carry your lip balm with you so that it can be applied every time you get the urge to lick or bite the lips. (blogspot.com)
  • The most common causes of allergic contact cheilitis is lip cosmetics, including lipsticks and lip balm, followed by toothpastes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The primary purpose of lip balm is to provide an occlusive layer on the lip surface to seal moisture in lips and protect them from external exposure. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lip balm can be applied where a finger is used to apply it to the lips, or in a lipstick-style tube from which it can be applied directly. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lip balm was first marketed in the 1880s by Charles Browne Fleet,[unreliable source? (wikipedia.org)
  • More than 40 years prior to the commercial introduction of lip balm by Fleet, Lydia Maria Child recommended earwax as a treatment for cracked lips in her highly-popular book, The American Frugal Housewife. (wikipedia.org)
  • Baby Lips by Maybelline Burt's Bees Blistex Carmex ChapStick Labello Lip Smacker Lypsyl Softlips Tholene Vaseline Lip balm by Weleda Lip care by Nivea Revo by Walgreens Some physicians have suggested that certain types of lip balm can be addictive or contain ingredients that actually cause drying. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lip balm manufacturers sometimes state in their FAQs that there is nothing addictive in their products or that all ingredients are listed and approved by the FDA. (wikipedia.org)
  • angular
  • Cracks at the very corner of the mouth can reflect a condition referred to as angular chelitis, which is a fungal infection which is associated with having inadequate amounts of Vitamin B, zinc, iron or excessive Vitamin A. http://www.Symptoms-Causes-treatment.blogspot.com detect diseases at an early stage symptoms, and find out the causes and treatments best suited. (blogspot.com)
  • treatment
  • This analysis will be performed in the cohort of subjects whose primary lesion complex is assessed as being in the Prodrome (pain, burning, tingling, itching, redness, swelling, or a tight sensation of the lip), Erythema/Macule, Papule/Edema, or Aborted Stage by the investigator at the first post-treatment visit. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • petroleum jelly
  • Some dentists apply a protective layer of petroleum jelly to the lips before carrying out dental work to minimize the number of incidental injuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Occlusive materials like waxes and petroleum jelly prevent moisture loss and maintain lip comfort while flavorants, colorants, sunscreens, and various medicaments can provide additional, specific benefits. (wikipedia.org)
  • cheek
  • The infraorbita nerve provides sensation to the upper lip, cheek, ala, and nasal sidewall. (wikipedia.org)
  • Single Advancement-incision along vermilion border to pull tissue in from the lateral aspect Rotation flaps-rotate in tissue from the cheek The anatomic requirements are not as limiting for the lower lip because the surrounding anatomy is less complex. (wikipedia.org)
  • defects
  • Information and inspiration for children with cleft palates, cleft lips and other facial defects. (dmoztools.net)
  • Submandibular/submental-Under the chin Preserve sensation of the lips Maintain oral competence Continuity of vermilion border Sufficient oral access (not too small, microstoma) Adequate lip appearance Lip defects are classified by their depth and their size. (wikipedia.org)
  • A-T closure Single or double advancement Single or double advancement A-T closure Deeper and larger defects of the lip introduce greater reconstruction challenges, as they compromise the integrity of the orbicularis oris, its nerve and blood supply. (wikipedia.org)
  • Small defects of the upper and lower lip can be closed primarily. (wikipedia.org)
  • For the upper lip, defects of up to 1/4 (25%) of the lip may be closed primarily. (wikipedia.org)
  • Surgical
  • Lip augmentation is a type of cosmetic surgery or non-surgical procedure that aims to alter the appearance of the lips by increasing their fullness through enlargement using fillers. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] In the late 1990s, with the huge popularity of surgical rejuvenation and concomitant increase of cosmetic surgery procedures worldwide, more substances, along with biocompatible materials commonly used in other medical applications for years, became available to surgeons for use in augmenting thinning or misshapen lips into more plump and attractive features. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lip reconstruction may be required after trauma or surgical excision. (wikipedia.org)
  • perioral
  • Some children have a habit of sucking and chewing on the lower lip, producing a combination of cheilitis and sharply demarcated perioral erythema (redness). (wikipedia.org)
  • cracks
  • There may also be burning or the formation of large, painful cracks when the lips are stretched. (wikipedia.org)
  • symptoms
  • Reports of Medical Cases, Selected with a View of Illustrating the Symptoms and Cure of Diseases by a Reference to Morbid Anatomy, volume I. London: Longmans. (wikipedia.org)
  • pale
  • My lips seem to be pale most of the time to begin with, but occasionally they get white and (mostly) purple. (medhelp.org)
  • My lips are still very pale and you can see quite a few large blue veins in them. (medhelp.org)
  • My lips are the only real visable symptom of when I am having a flare (being pale and drained isn't convincing as that could be from anything). (crohnsforum.com)
  • Digestive
  • The List of ICD-9 codes 520-579: diseases of the digestive system is one of the ranges International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems codes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Remedy
  • Child observed that, "Those who are troubled with cracked lips have found this [earwax] remedy successful when others have failed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prevention
  • This means that there should be a high disease occurrence in those carrying an pathogen, evidence of a serologicalresponse to the pathogen, and the success of vaccination prevention. (wikipedia.org)
  • exposure
  • Other causes or associations of disease are: a compromised immune system, environmental toxins, radiation exposure, diet and lifestyle choices, stress, and genetics. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • Liquid silicone was used for lip augmentation, starting in the early 1960s but was abandoned thirty years later due to general-and later, unfounded-fears about the effects of silicone on general health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Simplex
  • Chapped lips (also cheilitis simplex or common cheilitis) are characterized by cracking, fissuring, and peeling of the skin of the lips, and are one of the most common types of cheilitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sometimes the term "cheilitis simplex" is used as a synonym for cheilitis generally, however, exfoliative cheilitis (discussed later) is also sometimes stated to be the equivalent of chapped lips. (wikipedia.org)
  • infectious
  • Infectious cheilitis refers to cheilitis caused by infectious disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Infections associated with diseases are those that are associated with possible infectious etiologies, that meet the requirements of Koch's postulates. (wikipedia.org)
  • Direct visualization of the pathogen, the identification of different strains, immunological responses in the host, how the infection is spread and, the combination of these should all be taken into account to determine the probability that an infectious agent is the cause of the disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • A conclusive determination of a causal role of an infectious agent for in a particular disease using Koch's postulates is desired yet this might not be possible. (wikipedia.org)
  • A list of the more common and well-known diseases associated with infectious pathogens is provided and is not intended to be a complete listing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Intestine
  • 557) Vascular insufficiency of intestine (557.0) Vascular insufficiency, acute, intestine (557.9) Ischemic bowel disease, unspec. (wikipedia.org)
  • skin
  • 2. If it doesn't come to a head and goes away without breaking the skin, will it leave a weird hard chunk in my lip? (healthboards.com)
  • Chapped lips are triggered by the reduced moistness in the skin on as well as round the lips. (blogspot.com)
  • Skin covering the lips is extremely thin as well as having no shielding hair or sweat glands. (blogspot.com)
  • When the skin on the lips becomes soft to the touch go to the next step. (blogspot.com)
  • The goal is to rub all of the dead, dried skin off of the lips. (blogspot.com)
  • Some of the first widely used lip augmentation substances were: Autologen, an injectable dermal material made from the patient's own skin. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dermalogen is taken from the patient's skin-and through a laboratory process-made into a high concentration collagen that can be injected into the lips. (wikipedia.org)
  • The area of skin directly adjacent to the lips, also called the vermillion border, is spared and looks normal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lips are particularly vulnerable because the skin is so thin, and thus they are often the first to present signs of dryness. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is the juncture between the lighter skin and the redder tissue (vermilion) that we commonly call the lip. (wikipedia.org)
  • vermilion
  • Alloderm can also be placed into the vermilion, the pink area of the lip, to provide definition and a sharper border. (wikipedia.org)
  • nose
  • He also put me on the gel for my nose and told me to use a warm compress on my lip. (healthboards.com)
  • Successful reconstruction of the upper lip attempts to maintain the anatomic relationship of the philtrum (central portion of upper lip) and the base of the nose. (wikipedia.org)
  • normally
  • Chapped lips normally happen during the months of the winter when the temperature of the air is low as is the humidity. (blogspot.com)
  • These lips can become chapped by being overexposed to sun, dry condition, or wind in any season but winter is normally the most troublesome. (blogspot.com)
  • causes
  • But other factors for instance repeated licking of the lips or some sort of hypersensitive reaction may also be causes. (blogspot.com)
  • Chapped lips have numerous other causes and can happen in any season. (blogspot.com)