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Tomahawk, WI
A 31-year-old female asked:

I have a mass beginning in my neck and below the jaw/in front of ear, extending along jawline to chin. moves to touch, along with mild pain. what could it be?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 58 years experience
Significant: Full history? Fever, chills, mono, prior infection, dental issues, history of malignancy anywhere? Ent exam may include imaging, biopsy ; cultures to clarify.
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 55 years experience
Dangerous: Can cause airway compromise. If due to tooth or gum/bone infection can quickly spread. See Oral Surgeon immediately.
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Last updated Jan 23, 2021

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