A 36-year-old male asked:
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2-3cm lump below left ear under jaw bone for almost 3 yrs now, year 2 ct scan showed nothing. dr. thinks is swollen salivary gland. no symptoms. ?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Seek advice: Please see an oral surgeon. This is their area of expertise.
Answered on Jun 21, 2016
Dr. J. Richard Shih
27 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
See Oral Surgeon: There are some other rather benign tumor might show normal sign on ct or x-rays. Of course, if it is swollen salivary gland, then it must has a reason that cause it. Please consult an oral surgeon for further evaluation.
Answered on Mar 12, 2020
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