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my jaw is swollen on one side

A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Anand
50 years experience Pediatrics
See doctor: The swelling of left jaw of your son may be due to trauma ,infection in that area or any allergic reaction .If it is painful ,give painkiller.Best i ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
A few things: Could be many things including dental infection, wisdom tooth problem, gum problem, parotid swelling, TMJ inflammation, etc. Recommend seeing an oral ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Neck swelling: This area corresponds to your submandibular saliva gland. If it not painful, you might have a stone causing a blockage of saliva drainage. If it pai ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Elton Behner
37 years experience Dentistry
It is most: likely infected. See a dentist asap.
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Dr. Daniel Ziegler
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
Go to the ER: Without seeing you I can’t tell whether you're referring to simple soft tissue injury or something more serious but there are enough serious possibili ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elton Behner
37 years experience Dentistry
Yes,: it can have other causes. Best to consult with your dentist and follow his/her recommendations.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
See a dentist: Or an oral surgeon. You may have retained dental roots or some other issue that needs detailed evaluation by a professional. Good luck.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
You : You needs to be examined by a healthcare provider, most probably a dentist. Is the swelling soft or hard? Has it occured quickly or over a long period ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
41 years experience Internal Medicine
See a doctor: If it is painful see a doctor. If it looks like Mumps see a doctor. Make sure you have had all the vaccinations needed before attending college. H ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Certainly: Keflex is not usually prescribed for dental infections, so it's not the first choice for antibiotics. You do understand that antibiotics alone will no ... Read More

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