Wart on lip: effective ways of treatment
Pleased to welcome all our readers! In today’s post I would like to continue the theme of warty lesions, but rather to talk in detail about how to act if a warty tumors localized on the lip.
The causes of growths
Wart on lip is not only aesthetic defect is a disease that requires serious treatment. The danger of this disease lies in the fact that through bodily contact and possible contamination of other people, and kissing the risk of infection increases significantly.
Under the gun are not just relatives but all the people around the patient. Warts, in most cases, by their nature, are benign neoplasms, but localization on the lips or on the inner side of the wart constantly amenable to mechanical and thermal stresses during the meal.
All of these factors can provoke degeneration of the neoplasm into a malignant lesion. To prevent this complication, it is necessary to competently approach to treatment and removal of warts on face.
In addition, the patients reported a persistent discomfort that interferes with normal food intake, as well as to become the cause of insecurity. How to get rid of this dermatological problems will tell you our tips that you will find in the article.
If you or members of your family had a wart in the mouth area, you should contact your doctor to obtain adequate treatment, but first you need to find out what reasons led to the emergence of tumors.
The main reason for the majority of papillomas and warts on the human body is papillomatous virus (HPV).
More frequently infected by the virus by contact-household. But, very often, doctors determined that the virus is in the patient’s body during unprotected intercourse, that is sexually transmitted.
The period of time from penetration of the virus into the patient before the onset of clinical symptoms may take a lot of time to several months and even years.
When the body of the patient is favorable for virus conditions, begins active reproduction, which leads to the appearance of warts over the top or under the lower lip.
Much less tumors appear on the inner surface of the lips. In the photo you can see how it looks with malignancies localized on the lip or under it.
Contribute to the development of the disease the following factors:
- the decrease in the protective forces of the organism;
- constant stress;
- chronic fatigue;
- chronic diseases of the endocrine system.
Types of warts on the lips
Microbiologists identified more than 60 strains of HPV, which can cause tumors of various types. On the lips, MCV lesions can also be of different types:
- common warts — soft-sealing small size with a rough surface, may appear as a child and an adult;
- hanging growths on a thin stalk, more commonly known as warts, are localized on the mucous membranes, and rarely on the lips;
- flat growths may be localized both on the mucosa and the outer surface of the dermis.
Depending on the type of education and its causes physician will prescribe an effective therapy.
How to treat growths on the lips to bring them out forever and do no harm to your health tell the doctor.
Just want to warn patients about what to clean the growths at home is certainly possible, but the consequences of such manipulation can be different, including scarring, burns and wounds.
To achieve a pronounced therapeutic effect, need a comprehensive approach to solving this problem, including:
- remove build-up;
- antiviral therapy;
- immune protection;
- treatment of opportunistic diseases;
- the prevention of relapse.
For most patients, the build-up is the main reason for seeking medical attention, while the real cause of disease lies inside the body.
What to do and how to deal with it, wants to know every patient. First we need to undergo a series of diagnostic procedures to accurately establish the cause and nature of the resulting warts. To this end, the dermatologist appoints:
If the results indicate that the formation of a benign nature, we can safely proceed to remove build-up on the lips.
Can be malignant warts near the mouth, you ask, Yes I can, but this can happen in very rare cases.
Mostly warty growths on the lips are removed without harm to health. Determining the safest and most effective method of removing the competence of the attending physician.
It is worth noting that modern dermatology uses several types of radical removal of growths on the skin of the body:
- laser removal;
- chemical destruction;
- surgical excision.
Given that the facial skin is particularly delicate and sensitive, most of all warts in this area is removed by laser beams. This type of therapy has a number of advantages:
- for complete removal one procedure is enough;
- there is almost no feeling of pain, as the procedure is performed under local anesthesia;
- eliminated the formation of scars;
- removes not only the outer part but the inner root of the wart.
After the procedure the place the warts formed a small scab which dries up, disappears and reveals younger skin.
Most young dermis in the place of white, but over time, the pigmentation is aligned, and there are no signs of skin defects.
To prevent the recurrence of the disease, it is necessary to deal with the very virus that lurks in body. With this purpose it is advisable to take antiviral, immunomodulatory and vitamin preparations.
Also important is the way of life of the patient, where the main role plays:
- balanced fortified food;
- avoiding harmful habits;
- full and healthy sleep and rest.
Many healers claim that warts on the face can bring traditional methods. As the doctor will tell you that the performance of many proven popular recipes, but experiment with them on my face I do not advise.
The fact that chemicals burning and drying of warts can cause burns to the surrounding tissue, resulting in scar formation. Therefore, I recommend to approach this problem seriously and carefully.
We wish your good health and beautiful skin! We hope that our publications help patients to gain health.
Author: Anna Derbeneva (dermatologist)