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causes of swelling in my head

A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
54 years experience Neurosurgery
Ice pack: Ice pack. Treating the swelling may have cosmetic benefits (short term) but doesn't affect long term results. Ice can also reduce pain. Apply it for n ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Schleimer
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Don't think so: Tinnitus or ringing in the ears is a sensory problem, which should have no other physical manifestations, as facial swelling.
Dr. Stephen Gordon
43 years experience Dentistry
Certain problems: Certain medical problems, such as menieres syndrome may include one side tinnitus along with a stuffy feeling. Although no outward signs of swelling ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Probably lymph node: Do you have any abnormality in the scalp, even a bad case of dandruff? What you described sounds like result of some inflammation in the scalp and enl ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
CRPS in the Head: When any new symptoms appear, talk with your doctor as soon as possible.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dimitrios Avgerinos
19 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Lupus: This is a possibility due to the generalized inflammation that SLE can cause
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Head swelling: The only things i can think of would be trauma and infection. Any history of insect bites? I would apply ice, but if that doesn't help, see a doctor ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Houghton
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Cyst or lymph node: Usually this is a sebaceous cyst or an enlarged lymph node. A medical exam is needed to tell. The cyst can be removed. An enlarged lymph node usually ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
26 years experience Internal Medicine
HEADS?: I would see a doctor have an exam then maybe you can get an answer!
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Schleimer
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Listen to MD: Brain swelling is an ominous sign, but after being checked by an md should point you in the right direction. Headaches by themselves should not be a r ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
See a neurologist: ttrauma is just a red herring . You have real symptoms now

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