Firm nodule on the upper lip

This is a 70 y/o male presented with a smooth-surfaced, pink, firm nodule on the left side of the upper lip. The patient stated that it had been present for almost 20 years and had grown larger over the last few months. It is around 1.3 cm in diameter at its greatest dimension and is otherwise asymptomatic with an intact mucosa. Can you diagnose what is this swelling?

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Mucocele... A non-cancerous cyst-like space in the mouth that contains mucus. Lip biting and trauma to the face or mouth are common causes. A mucous cyst, also known as a mucocele, is a fluid-filled swelling that occurs on the lip or the mouth. The cyst develops when the mouth's salivary glands become plugged with mucus. Most cysts are on the lower lip, but they can occur anywhere inside your mouth. They're usually temporary and painless.
IT'S A..CASE OF.. ? MUCOCELE UPPER LIP.. NEED'S.. SURGICAL INTERVENTION..
Mucocele Surgical excision & send for HP test
SUGGESTIVE OF SUB. MUCOSAL ...FIBROMA...
D/D: Fibroma, Lipoma Adv Excisional Biopsy
Sub mucus cyst Surgery advised
USE HIGHER ANTIBIOTICS
Submucosal lipoma
Thanx dr Dinesh Gupta
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Sub mucus cyst?
Sub mucus cyst
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