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A 31-year-old female asked:

What causes swelling in the back, under the arms, in the face and eyes to swell shut?

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Dr. Keegan Duchicela
Family Medicine 14 years experience
Swelling: It sounds almost like an allergic reaction to something - any new foods, perfumes, soaps, shampoos? Any itching? Medicines, both prescription and otc can cause these types of reactions too. Make sure you get it checked out!

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