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A 20-year-old male asked:

Bot of my jawline glands are swollen and my gums are running parallel with the glands too, ears hurt. my wisdom teeth aren't there. hard to swallow.

3 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
Dentistry 46 years experience
See Dr.: Difficult to deal with symptoms without searching for the cause. Need to see a Dr. to hopefully obtain some information on the source.
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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
Wisdom teeth: At your age, emerging wisdom teeth can explain symptoms. Since it could be other things, best bet is to see an oral surgeon for evaluation/treatment recommendations.
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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Seasonal flu: is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve, Advil) or Tylenol (acetaminophen) are also recommended every 6 hours. If they continue for more than 10 days, you may have sinusitis and visit to your PCP is warranted.
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Last updated Aug 20, 2015

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