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facial swelling at night

A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Probably not sinus: A swelling in your cheek is most likely a dental issue. Have your dentist re-examine those maxillary teeth.
Dr. David Satloff
39 years experience Pain Management
Yes but: there are other possilitiies, so get checked for toxins, pathogens or allergens in your teeth, frontal sinus, maxillary sinus, nose, and patotid gla ... Read More
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
See your doctor: There are several possible causes of this type of swelling: allergic reaction, sinusitis, cellulitis or dental infection. See your doctor for proper ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chad Rudnick
9 years experience Pediatrics
Many possibilities: there can be multiple causes for facial swelling. Depending on the location of the face, the duration, the reason for onset, etc. many possibilities e ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristin Sokol
11 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Likely allergy: Don't take this medication anymore and see an allergist for definitive testing.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
39 years experience Dentistry
Depends: It is a function of what the underlying issue is. It could be anywhere between a few days and forever. Get it evaluated by a dentist or physician asap ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Facial swelling: Facial swelling (edema) occurs when fluid accumulates in the facial tissues. This puffiness can occur for many reasons including infections and all ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marina Armendariz
25 years experience Pediatrics
It isn't hereditary: Not every thing is hereditary. And sometimes this is a complication from another illness.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ayaz Samadani
56 years experience General Practice
GH use: Growth hormones works on the tissues and both symptoms are possible. Consultation is necessary
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Facial swelling: Face swelling can be caused by inflammation, allergies, trauma or infection in the tissues of the face. Facial swelling can be due to relatively mild ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Unlikely: If sinusitis is the cause , this would be a very serious complication which would make you quite ill. Your swelling is more likely from angioedema (s ... Read More
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Dr. James Newman
29 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Apply moisturizer: Swelling is a normal reaction to sunburn and should be treated with topical aloe or aquaphor. Take vitamin c 1gram twice a day and consult your doct ... Read More
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