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A 27-year-old female asked:

I had a viral respiratory infection, & now i have sinus pain. i also have painful swelling & a lump on the roof of my mouth. can the sinus cause this?

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Dr. Bernstein Joel
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 60 years experience
No: Sinus infections do not usually produce a painful swelling on the roof of the mouth. The two problems may be related in that a viral infection may lead to both conditions. The painful lump should be investigated by an ENT doctor.

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