U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 29-year-old female asked:

Sudden severe upper lip and right sided face swelling. had not eaten or come into contact with anything new. wisdom tooth extraction 14 days prior. ?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 55 years experience
Seek help: Any sudden pain, bleeding, or (as in your case) swelling should be evaluated immediately. See your Oral Surgeon, General Dentist, General Physician, ENT Specialist, Urgent Care, or ER. Seek immediate care.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Aug 21, 2015


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.