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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Swollen glands: Swollen glands indicate infection. Have you seen Dentist?
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Grant Phipps
29 years experience Dentistry
Probably not: Swollen lymph nodes in the neck region probably aren't causing jaw popping and pain but can have many other sources. Need a check in the neck region b ... Read More
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
TMJ: is a more likely cause. See your dentist for an evaluation.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Press
43 years experience Plastic Surgery
See a doctor: If this has lasted for 3 years (as i understand, ) you should definitely be evaluated by a physician. With these symptoms, i would have recommended ev ... Read More
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Dr. Clifton Schermerhorn
39 years experience General Practice
3 years?: Many of these are signs of inflammation/infection, but other causes cannot be ruled out without further information, history and direct examination. I ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: One's doctor can evaluate to see why nodes are enlarged. Usually, a person who gets enlarged lymph nodes from an infection in her throat, head, or nec ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Viral illness: Probably a viral illness, who's natural course is around two weeks. If there is a secondary bacterial infection in your sinuses, the bacteria may not ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Greenberg
44 years experience General Practice
Many choices: This could be swollen lymph nodes they can react to many factors. Need to be examined and the md will decide on other tests based on a hstory exam an ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Debi Williams
25 years experience Dentistry
Illness or teeth?: I would visit dentist to check for abcessed teeth. If the dentist says teeth are fine, i would visit doctor to rule out virus or bacterial infection. ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Continuous chains: Lymphatic system absorbs and carries things too big to go into the arteries and veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph node ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Call dentist: Pain ; swelling = problem that your gland is swollen too indicates the infection is draining and spreading. The sooner you call the sooner you will f ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bonnie Bock
46 years experience Infectious Disease
Please see doctor: Swollen glands are usually swollen lymph nodes. They can be due to infections or a variety of other illnesses . A visit to a md starting with a fam ... Read More
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