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A 35-year-old male asked:

Can foot, hand and mouth disease cause the swelling of the parotid duct? multiple ulcers inside mouth with the parotid duct on the right side swollen.

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 60 years experience
The two are: probably NOT related (it would be a co-incidence for one of the oral lesions to be in the EXACT location HOWEVER it is theoretically possible! Hope this helps! Dr Z
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Last updated Jul 4, 2015

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