Quiz
Asymptomatic conditions affecting the lips – 16 cases

This quiz tests your ability to identify some asymptomatic conditions affecting the lips in 16 patients.Asymptomatic lesions on the lip may be congenital or acquired; neoplastic or inflammatory; benign or malignant.

Asymptomatic lesions on the lip may be congenital or acquired; neoplastic or inflammatory; benign or malignant.

For each of the ten cases, study the image(s) and then answer the questions. You can click on the image to view a larger version if required.

Each case should take approximately 2 minutes to complete. There is a list of suggested further reading material at the end of the quiz.

When you finish the quiz, you can download a certificate.

Case 1

Fordyce spots (ectopic sebaceous glands)

Small yellowish spots on the mucosal aspect of the lip are sebaceous glands, known as Fordyce spots.

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