Skin Rash And Swollen Lips

Last Editorial Review: 8/31/2020

A skin rash that includes swelling of the lips can be a manifestation of eczema or contact dermatitis in response to a skin irritant. Lice infestations are not likely to cause swollen lips but scratching in response to lice can lead to skin changes. An actinic keratosis is a single, raised irregular area of skin that may be precancerous and is not likely to cause generalized swelling of the lips. If you are concerned about these symptoms, check in with your doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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