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my 12 year old daughter has a bump inside her cheek but you can't see it inside. you can see the swelling on the outside. she says its very painful.

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Swelling: In all probability she has an infection in her cheek. Immediate attention is needed either by the primary doctor or er.

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A member asked about a 12-year-old female:

My 12 year old daughter has a bump inside her cheek. You can see it swelling on the outside but not inside. She says its very painful.

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
This is worth : Medically evaluating. Need to insure that there is not an abscess.

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