Lip cancer

Lip cancers is a type of oral cancer which can occur anywhere in upper or lower lip.They are squamous cell carcinomas.

Sign and symptoms:

Sign and symptoms of lip cancer are as follows;

  • Flat or slightly raised whitish discolouration of skin of lips
  • A sore on your lip that won’t heal
  • Pain or tingling numbness of or skin around mouth

Risk factor

The risk factors for lip cancer are as follows;

  • Tobacco use of any kind
  • Fair skin
  • Excessive sun exposure to lips

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