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A member asked about a 81-year-old female:

What could be the cause of swelling in the right side of face that has since spread to my whole face, my neck, my abdomen.

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Dr. David Lipkin
Internal Medicine 53 years experience
Need to speak withDr: Without knowing your medical history and how long you have had the symptoms, etc, it's difficult to give you any advice? You should see a physician or schedule a health tap consultation on line. Sorry I couldn't be more helpful
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