Mock prescription Scenarios

1) A father comes into the pharmacy with his 6 year-old son. He asks if you will have a look at the inside of his son’s bottom lip which has been causing a good deal of pain for the previous three days and is making it difficult to eat. When you look at the boys lip you see the following:

What condition is the patient suffering from? What advice can you provide? In what scenarios would you refer the patient to their GP?