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03 Feb 2006

whitish swollen patches
I have whitish swollen / puffy patches (2) on my upper lips; in the corner of my mouth
(on my lips) little white dots (spots) are appearing. I don't experience any itching / irritation; it just looks "funny"? Please help!
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01 Jan 0001

Dear BT,
You could have skin signs of high cholesterol called xanthomas but it is difficult to say without seeing it. Please let your GP have a look?
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